energy use

This book, released by the Energy Performance Measurement Institute, provides significant information on worldwide energy use and residential sector energy use, including many factors that are unique to the residential sector. Energy performance measurement methods and data are presented. Simplification of residential sector energy performance measurement is a key theme. 
Post date: 11 Jan 2016
Type: Publication

According to the estimations of the International Energy Agency (IEA), Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) use more than 13% of the global total final energy demand, around 74 exajoules (EJ); cost-effective energy efficiency measures can save SMEs up to 22 EJ – more energy than Japan and Korea consume per year combined. 
Post date: 7 Jan 2016
Type: Publication

Contributions from renewable energy and energy efficiency activities  The 1 Gigaton Coalition, initiated by the Government of Norway and coordinated by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), supports efforts to measure and report reductions of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions resulting from renewable energy and energy efficiency initiatives. 
Post date: 11 Dec 2015
Type: Publication

Post date: 4 Dec 2015
Type: Event

 New EC report shows a decrease of 7% in final energy consumption and of 8% in primary energy consumption in the EU between 2005 and 2013. 
Post date: 23 Nov 2015
Type: News

Country assumptions for the application of the energy use (fossil and renewable) evaluation methodology to the project's case studies  
Post date: 23 Nov 2015
Type: Publication

On the occasion of the publication of the 2015 Energy, transport and environment statistical book and with regard to the forthcoming COP21 in Paris, Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, publishes a small selection of data on energy, transport and environment in the EU related to climate change.
Post date: 5 Nov 2015
Type: News

The 2015 edition of this publication elaborated by Eurostat presents a compilation of data on energy, transport and the environment. The included indicators present national data for the 28 EU Member States, the EFTA, the candidate and the potential candidate countries. When available, the EU-28 aggregate is also provided. When the EU-28 aggregate is not available, the EU-27 aggregate is provided. Data are generally available for the period between 2004 and 2013. 
Post date: 5 Nov 2015
Type: Publication

This publication includes the latest facts and trends in the area of energy in the household and tertiary sectors. More specifically, it performs a review of the evolution of the energy efficiency measures, both in structures of the household and services sectors and in the appliances and systems used in buildings, from approximately 2000. Also, it overviews the European policies and the national legislation related to energy efficiency and comments on their effectiveness, subject to the social and financial conditions.  
Post date: 2 Nov 2015
Type: Publication

This report by the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission describes and analyses the energy consumption patterns in EU-28 for the period 2000-2012, in the four main energy consuming sectors: residential;tertiary;transport;industry.   Besides the final energy consumption, electricity and gas consumption are analysed in the report, as they are the most important alternatives to oil. 
Post date: 5 Oct 2015
Type: Publication