7.2 Share of renewable energy in gross final energy consumption

Gross final energy consumption from renewable sources is calculated as the sum of gross final electricity consumption from renewable sources, gross final energy consumption from renewable sources for heating and cooling, and final energy consumption from renewable sources in transport.

NAME OF THE INDICATOR

SHARE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY IN GROSS FINAL ENERGY CONSUMPTION

CONNECTION TO THE UN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

Goal 7. Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all

The indicator can also be used to complement the monitoring of goals 12 and 13.

DEFINITION OF THE INDICATOR AND METHODOLOGICAL EXPLANATIONS

Gross final energy consumption from renewable sources is calculated as the sum of gross final electricity consumption from renewable sources, gross final energy consumption from renewable sources for heating and cooling, and final energy consumption from renewable sources in transport.

The indicator is a Europe 2020 headline indicator and an impact indicator for Strategic Plan 2016–2020 referring to the 10 European Commission priorities.

UNIT

%

DIMENSIONS AND SUBCATEGORIES

The data enable the display of distributions by: individual sub-indicators (heating and cooling, electricity, transport)

DATA SOURCES

Data source: SURS

Publishing frequency: annually

Indicative date of publication: December

Observation period: previous year

Link to data: SI-STAT

Link to methodological explanations: Questionnaires, methodological explanations, quality reports (Theme: Energy; Sub-theme: Energy Production and Consumption)

CONTACT

Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia, T: +386 1 241 64 04, E: info.stat@gov.si

LAST UPDATE OF THE METADATA

21. 12. 2018