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Final energy consumption in Italy
Final energy consumption had a positive trend up to 2005 (with an 8.7% increase from 2000 to 2005). In that year consumption reached its highest level, equal to 146,591 ktep. From 2005, a constant decrease in consumption is observed, up to 2009, year in which there is a very significant decrease equal to -6%, compared to 2008. After a mild growth observed in 2010 (equal to +3,6% compared to 2009), final energy consumption continued to decrease from 2011.
Source: Bilancio Energetico Nazionale – Ministero dello Sviluppo Economico