Evaluation of energy savings

    • Around 210 Mtoe of energy has been saved in 2021 compared to 2000 (22% of final energy consumption). Without these savings the final energy consumption would have been 22% higher in 2019. 
    • Households, which is the sector with the highest number of regulations and financial measures, is overrepresented, with a share of total savings (44%) much higher than its share in consumption (28%).
    • Industry comes in second position with 33% of total savings. Savings in transport are lower than their share in consumption (17% vs 25%).

      Energy savings in the EU