Energy Consumption Drops to Historic Low Level – Significant Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic/Proportion of Fossil Fuels Declines

Berlin/Bergheim (December 17, 2020) – In 2020, energy consumption in Germany decreased by 8.7 percent when compared to the previous year; with 11,691 petajoules (PJ), or 398.8 million tons of coal equivalent (Mtce), it dropped to a historic low level. When compared to 2006, the year with the highest energy consumption so far in Germany […]