Albania,Austria,Belgium,Bosnia and Herzegovina,Bulgaria,Croatia,Cyprus,Czech Republic,Denmark,Estonia,Finland,France,Germany,Hungary,Iceland,Ireland,Italy,Latvia,Lichtenstein,Liechtenstein,Lithuania,Luxembourg,Macedonia (FYR),Malta,Montenegro,Netherlands,Norway,Poland,Portugal,Romania,Serbia,Slovakia,Slovenia,Spain,Sweden,Turkey
Using the data of the European Environment Agency on Land Cover of different types of surfaces for the years 2000 and 2006, the differences were calculated and depicted on a graph. The absolute changes are calculated for individual countries and different land types.
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– it doesn't need to be set higher than 60 ºC. The same goes for the boiler of your central heating. Remember, 70 % of the energy used by households in the EU is spent on heating homes and another 14 % – on heating water.
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