Here's a fascinating economic tipping point for you son. The world you will grow up in will be different from what I grew up in. Energy will not be that important.
This will have serious geopolitical and economic not to mention social implications. Here's something to chew over, what will you do to take advantage of this? Short some stocks? Buy something? Which ones? Which markets? Which countries?
I saw this article when using the Financial Times app and thought you might be interested:
Over the hump for oil demand
By Christof Ruehl
Energy intensity is falling as the world is using less oil, gas and coal and other fuels to deliver each additional dollar of GDP, says BP’s Christof Ruehl
Read the full article at: http://on.ft.com/1d23Wq6