EU energy consumption up to 2017 and targets to meet

EU report released on 7 February 2019 defines the existing gap to meet the efficiency target set for 2020 and 2030.

!% increase at both levels incurred on primary energy consumption that amounted to 1 561 million tonnes of oil equivalent (Mtoe), while final energy consumption reached 1 222 Mtoe.

In 2017, the EU final energy consumption was 3.3% above the efficiency target set.

Since 2000, the lowest level of final energy consumption was recorded in 2014…

In the last three years, instead of decrease it has been identified an increase of  1 088 Mtoe in 2015, 1110 Mtoe in 2016,and 1 122 Mtoe in 2017.

2019 report Energy2017