In the "Global Trends 2025" report, which is published by the US National Intelligence Council, states that Iran and Russia will be 'World Energy Kings' by 2025.

Alfred Mckoy, a professor at the University of Wisconsin, writes in an analysis of this report:

In 2025, Iran and Russia will has more than half of the world's natural gas reserves and this will give them a very strong leverage and The European Union which needs too much energy", would perhaps be well advised to become less enslaved to the United States unjust foreign policies in order to be looked upon more favourably by these energy giants.