Energy Dilemma on Paris Agreement

In the 21st century, energy is an important issue for policymakers, academics and entrepreneurs to consider. Energy is a resource that is used for many purposes, including the provision of electricity, heat, light and more. With increasing global energy consumption, the availability of energy is very important to meet human needs.

When it comes to energy shortages, there are many factors that have an impact on the level of energy available. This includes natural factors that may reduce existing energy supplies and human factors that may increase energy demand. Here are some of the main reasons for the current energy shortage.

First, there is limited power availability. Energy shortages may be due to a lack of subsurface energy reserves. Most sources of renewable energy, such as water, wind and solar, are non-renewable and renewable. Energy reserves like oil and natural gas may also be depleted at some point.

Second, the cost of producing power is high. The cost of producing energy from natural resources like oil and gas is high. That increases the cost of producing power. High energy generation costs mean that energy prices will rise, reducing the amount of energy available.

And third, ineffective energy use. Although there are many new technologies that can minimize energy use, there are still many inefficient uses of energy. Ineffective use of energy can lead to excessive use of energy, reducing the amount of energy available.

Fourth, pollution comes from the burning of fuel. Combustion of fuels like oil and natural gas can cause air and water pollution. This pollution can decrease the quality of the environment and harm human health. In addition, such pollution may decrease the amount of energy available.

Fifth, climate change Climate change has the potential to impact energy availability. Climate change can cause extreme weather conditions, like droughts or floods, that can reduce energy availability. Climate change may also affect energy production, as an unstable climate may affect energy production processes.

Sixthly, political instability. Political instability has the potential to influence energy availability. Countries experiencing military or political conflict may reduce their energy output or limit their energy exports. This can lead to reduced global energy availability.

Seventh, over-use of energy Over-use of energy can increase energy demand, which can reduce energy availability. In addition, excessive use of energy can raise energy production costs, increasing energy prices for consumers.

Eighth international disagreement The lack of international consensus on how to solve energy problems may lead to energy shortages. Countries competing for control of energy resources may limit energy production and distribution, leading to energy scarcity.

Energy Constraints in the Paris Agreement

Energy shortages do not occur in a specific region, but globally. It is natural that human nature should cooperate in dealing with the same problem. To address this issue of scarcity, the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) was created.

In order to achieve the goals of the Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), strengthened by the Paris Agreement, many countries are working together to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and reduce climate impacts. Sustainable energy development is one of the tools employed to reach this goal. However, in the context of continued efforts to build sustainable energy, there is a dilemma. While sustainable energy promises environmental benefits, there are a few barriers that must be overcome.

First, we have economic constraints. While the cost of sustainable energy has declined, there are still costs associated with technology that need to change. That can create economic problems for countries that are trying to comply with the Paris Agreement.

Secondly, there are technical restrictions. Although there are many development technologies for building sustainable energy, there are still technical limitations inherent in each technology. This may hinder efforts to develop sustainable energy across different countries.

Thirdly, there are policy constraints. While many international agreements govern sustainable energy development, many countries still refuse to help achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement. This creates political conflicts between various countries and hampers efforts to build sustainable energy.

In addition, there are social constraints. Many countries implement technologies for sustainable energy development, which have an impact on local communities. For instance, hydro projects in many countries have affected human rights. This results in social conflict and hampers efforts to build sustainable energy.

Those constraints are the source of an energy dilemma in the Paris Agreement. Consequently, a solution is necessary to reduce the obstacles to the construction of sustainable energy. A solution that can be implemented is to increase the involvement of the community and others. Community involvement can contribute to the reduction of social conflict and the improvement of human rights. The government must also commit to increasing investment in the sustainable energy sector and to a firm commitment to achieve the objectives of the Paris Agreement. Countries should also collaborate to promote better technologies.

It is important to bear in mind that solutions must be based on the needs of each country and must focus on reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Countries that have made efforts to build sustainable energy must commit to pursuing their efforts to achieve the objectives of the Paris Agreement. Some countries should also encourage others to contribute to global efforts to meet the objectives of the Paris Agreement.

In resolving the energy dilemma in the Paris Agreement, it is important to find a solution that respects human rights, accommodates economic, technical, political, and social interests, and most importantly, is a solution that focuses on reducing GHG emissions. There must be a greater awareness of the impact of sustainable energy development and a stronger commitment to meet the objectives of the Paris Agreement.

The solution to the energy dilemma of Paris Agreement.

As a matter of fact, there are many solutions to the energy dilemma of the Paris Agreement. These solutions include the application of renewable energies, such as the use of wind and solar energy for electricity production, and the development of sustainable energy infrastructure. Increased investment in the energy sector, legal protection for sustainable energy development, and a mix of renewable and fossil fuels. However, these solutions will not work properly in the absence of strong engagement and strict oversight. It also requires a comprehensive assessment to ensure that the responsible party can achieve the objectives of the Paris Agreement.

Syarifah Huswatun Miswar
Syarifah Huswatun Miswar
Syarifah Huswatun Miswar (孙美琳) from Indonesia. She received a Master of Law in International Relations from the School of International and Public Affairs, Jilin University, China. She is a research analyst with an emphasis on Environmental in International Relations issues. Now she is doing her doctoral degree in Central China Normal University (CCNU) in International Relations.