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Energy Trilemma

"Balancing the 3 dimensions has never been more pressing"


The World Energy Council’s (WEC) definition of energy sustainability is based on three dimensions: i) Energy Security, ii) Energy Equity, and iii) Environmental Sustainability of Energy Systems: balancing these three dimensions enable prosperity & competitiveness of individual countries [WEC, 2023].  Figure 1 shows the WEC World Energy Trilemma.

Figure 1: World Energy Trilemma

Fig 1 Enrgy trilemma
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