Last update November 2021
EU refers to the EU27
Electricity intensity trends in EU countries
- Decreasing electricity intensity in most of EU countries since 2014, with the fastest decrease for Malta, Poland, Romania and Latvia (decrease by more than 3%/year).
- Highest electricity intensities observed for Finland, Estonia, Croatia and Bulgaria.
- Increasing trends at the EU level before 2010 (+1.4%/year) and decreasing over 2010-2014 (-1.8%/year), but with contrasting trends according to the country and the period.