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The conflict in Russia demonstrates both the urgency and difficulty of the energy transition. It also shows the key role of Latin America. The region is home to 20% of the world’s oil and gas reserves, but less than 10% of its population, making it a natural exporter. The world will rely on hydrocarbons for several decades to come, with both consumers and investors favouring ‘clean oil’, giving geopolitically-reliable oil producers like Latin America a premium.
It has an even more commanding position in copper and lithium – the key metals for the energy transition.