Last update February 2021
EU still refers to the EU28
Unit consumption of air conditioning
Even if air conditionig represent only 1% of total electricity consumption at EU level, average consumption per dwelling for air conditioning is increasing with the diffusion of air conditioning appliances (from 14 kWh/dwelling in 2000 to 42 kWh/dwelling in 2018). It is mainly significant in Malta, Cyprus and Bulgaria.
Consumption per dwelling for air conditioning
Note: Average consumption per dwelling obtained by dividing the total consumption for air conditioning by the total number of dwellings, not only those with air conditioning.