Gross final energy consumption of renewable and non-renewable energy sources, 2005-2015 and approximated RES share 2016

Figure Created 16 Oct 2017 Published 16 Oct 2017 Last modified 09 Feb 2018
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The bar charts represent the gross final renewable (green) and non-renewable (grey) energy consumption of the EU-28. The white dots show the renewable energy share of the EU-28 compared to the target in 2020.

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Eurostat, 2016 calculates RES consumption and as part of this process normalises wind and hydro electricity generation, which is part of the RES share numerator. However, the total consumption of electricity included in the denominator is not normalised. In the figure above, non-normalised gross final energy consumption is displayed together with RES shares in which the numerator has been normalised.

!!! OBS !!! SOURCE INFORMATION WILL BE UPDATED NOV-2017 - Approximated share of energy from renewable sources

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