Energy Demand Forecasting

  • S. C. Bhattacharyya


This chapter presents alternative approaches used in forecasting energy demand and discusses their pros and cons. It covers both simple approaches based on indicators and more sophisticated approaches using econometric methods, end-use method and other approaches. The chapter builds on the materials presented in  Chaps. 3 and  4 and explains how demand analysis tools are extended to make forecasts for the future. The chapter covers both simple and more sophisticated approaches.


Energy Demand Energy Intensity Final Demand Demand Forecast Demand Analysis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and PolicyUniversity of DundeeDundee UK

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