Share of electricity in total consumption

  • 4 EU countries have a significantly high share of electricity in the energy consumption of services: Malta, Greece, Slovenia and Cyprus (around 70%, compared to 47% at EU level). 
  • Increasing penetration of electricity in most EU countries, especially in Slovenia and Slovakia where this rate doubled between 2000 and 2021.
  • Decreasing share in 11 EU countries, with the strongest reduction in Malta, Greece and Cyprus.  

Share of electricity in total energy consumption