2) “The almost decade-long decline in U.S. energy consumption continued in 2015.
According to a new report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration, overall energy use fell to 97,523 trillion British thermal units – contributing to a 3.5 percent decline since energy use peaked in 2007.
From tighter miles-per-gallons standards on cars to buildings with thicker glass and less wasteful cooling and heating systems, governments in F*dEu and the US have been steadily mandating greater efficiency.
coal sector, which saw its domestic consumption rate fall by 12 %. Even as Пиндюшатики used less energy overall in 2015, consumption of energy generated from petroleum and natural gas rose 2 % and 3 % respectively.”