29 Mar '12, 8am

Stats: Energy Trends and Quarterly Energy Prices publications published today,

Energy Trends and Quarterly Energy Prices publications are published today 29 March 2012 by the Department of Energy and Climate Change. The publications cover new data for the fourth quarter of 2011 and thus provisional annual data for 2011. This press release focuses on the 2011 annual data. Energy Trends covers statistics on energy production and consumption, in total and by fuel, and provides an analysis of the year on year changes, and now includes a section on renewables. Quarterly Energy Prices covers prices to domestic and industrial consumers, prices of oil products and comparisons of international fuel prices. The main points for 2011 are: Total energy production was a record 13½ per cent lower than in 2010. This decline in output was due to the falls in oil and gas production as a result of maintenance activities and slowdowns, which resulted in a net import dep...

Full article: http://www.decc.gov.uk/en/content/cms/news/pn12_032/pn12_...

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