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Electricity consumption decreased by 3 % in the first four months of 2017- Romania, 14 June 2017

According to the data published by the National Institute for Statistics (INS), electricity consumption in Romania in the first four months of 2017 amounted to 18.57 TWh, which is 3 % less compared to the same period in 2016.
The data show that industrial electricity consumption reached 14.19 TWh, which is 3.8 % lower compared to the same period in 2016. On the other hand, households electricity consumption amounted to 4.17 TWh, which is a 0.2 % decrease. Public lighting consumption dropped by 6.9 %, amounting to some 213.8 GWh.

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