Understanding energy consumption in households

08 May 2013

In 2010, European households consumed almost 13 % more energy than two decades ago and generated 25 % of energy-related greenhouse gas emissions. This trend must be reversed for the EU to reach its goal of reducing primary energy consumption by 20 % by 2020.

What would make you reduce your energy consumption? Higher prices? Better information?

Have your say in our short survey and help us understand what determines energy consumption: www.eea.europa.eu/energy-survey

It takes five minutes to complete!

European Environment Agency (EEA)
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