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22 Dec 2014 2013 energy statistics give pause for thought »

2013 energy statistics give pause for thought

The SEAI has recently published ‘Energy in Ireland 1990 – 2013’ one of the more comprehensive guides to what is happening in the Irish energy sector.  Jam-packed with statistics, it gives plenty of interesting news angles for those writing on energy.  It also helps to frame the discussion currently taking place in relation to the government’s Green Paper on Energy. So, what are the main findings? In brief, we are using slightly less energy than last year and our electricity consumption is static.  We are still massively dependent on imported fossil fuels, particularly oil which...

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