With natural resources diminishing and the global hunger to consume exponentially rising, what is the future of our world’s energy problems? We look at innovative power sources, increased personal responsibility and the ways in which we are changing our lives to create a safer, cleaner tomorrow. Find positive images and read an optimistic report on the challenges that face us all.

Energy: The Report

We are a world entirely dependent on power, but natural sources are dwindling rapidly. Can we find renewable solutions without causing environmental damage? Corbis has produced an in-depth report on the future energy outlook, alongside a high-charged gallery of world-powering images.

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POWERING UP

Our need for energy is rising exponentially, encouraging research and investments in clean and renewable resources.

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ENERGY: CONSUMPTION & DEPENDENCE

Over half of the energy created since the Industrial Revolution has been depleted in the last twenty years alone.

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A CHANGING CONSUMER MINDSET

Mainstream consumers are experiencing a heightened sense of energy awareness, recognising the need to consume less in order to save money.

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AN EVOLVING ENERGY MARKET

While some energy companies attempt to repair their image through PR campaigns, others are taking a more grassroots approach by partnering with customers

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WHAT THIS MEANS TO IMAGERY

As energy supplies dwindle and conservation proves a mainstream concern, imagery that illustrates these positive changes is expected to grow in demand.

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