Environmental Indicators
Environmental Indicators
11.1- Total Energy Consumption by Sectors

The indicator is a driving force indicator that identifies energy consumption. In Turkey the total energy consumption in 2017 was 145.3 Mtoe (million tons of oil equivalent). The total energy consumption of Turkey increased by 177% compared to 1990, 64% compared to 2005 and 6.7% compared to 2016.

In 2016, gross inland consumption in the EU-28 countries decreased by 1.7% compared to 1990, by 10.4% compared to 2005. In 2016, gross inland consumption in the EU-28 countries increased by 0.7% compared to 2015 [73].

In Turkey, the breakdown of primary energy consumption in 2017 shows that the highest consumption takes place in the residential and services sector with 24.8% and industry sector with 24.4%. These are followed by transformation and energy sector with 23.1%, transportation with 19.6%, non-energy consumption with 5.1% and agriculture/forestry and fishing sector with 2.9%.

 

GRAPH 94- TOTAL ENERGY CONSUMPTION BY SECTORS (Mtoe)

 

 

TABLE 28- TOTAL ENERGY CONSUMPTION BY SECTORS (Thousand TOE)

Years

1990

1995

2000

2005

2010

2015

2016

2017

Energy Supply

52,465

62,968

79,428

88,672

105,888

129,139

136,229

145,305

Transformation and Energy Sector

10,228

12,442

17,834

18,347

26,048

29,672

31,655

33,522

Industry

13,641

15,986

22,876

26,410

26,077

32,157

33,254

35,329

Transportation

8,723

11,077

12,007

13,849

16,314

24,936

26,812

28,425

Residential and Services

15,356

17,514

19,557

22,285

27,762

32,329

33,222

36,013

Agriculture/Forestry and Fishing

1,956

2,556

3,073

3,359

3,736

3,932

4,056

4,273

Non-Energy Consumption

2,543

3,087

3,455

4,089

5,314

5,652

6,989

7,372

Source: Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources, http://www.eigm.gov.tr/tr-TR/Denge-Tablolari/Denge-Tablolari