Page 68 - European Energy Innovation - Autumn 2014
P. 68
68 Autumn 2014 European Energy Innovation


Table 1. Energy efficiency targets for 2020, pursuant to Directive 2012/27/EU Total primary energy
consumption increased during
Energy efficiency target Energy consumption in 2020 years 2002-2012 from 89 Mtoe
to 99 Mtoe (1.0%/year). Decrease
Reduction of primary Final energy consumption Primary energy in consumption was recorded in
energy consumption in (Mtoe) consumption 2009 and 2012 i.e. during periods
the years 2010-2020 (Mtoe) of low economic growth. In case
(Mtoe) of final energy consumption
average annual growth rate
13,6 71,6 96,4 amounted to 1.7% during given
period. In absolute terms, this
The document was developed NATIONAL ENERGY EFFICIENCY represents an increase from 53
by the Ministry of Economy, in TARGETS AND ENERGY to over 63 Mtoe. In this case, the
cooperation with: the Ministry SAVINGS ACHIEVED fall in consumption was observed,
of Transport, Construction and Pursuant to Article 3 paragraph in addition to those earlier years,
Maritime Economy; the Central 1 of Directive 2012/27/EU, a also in year 2011. After taking
Statistical Office (GUS), and the national energy efficiency target into account different weather
National Energy Conservation for 2020 was set, as presented in conditions, that is in case of final
Agency (KAPE). The document Table 1. The target is understood energy consumption with climatic
contained, in particular, a as the achievement in the years correction consumption growth
description of the planned 2010-2020 of primary energy rate amounted to 1.5%/year in the
measures to improve energy consumption reduction by 13.6 period 2002-2012.
efficiency in the sectors of the Mtoe, which in the conditions of
economy in order to achieve the economic growth also means an Table 2 presents final energy
national energy saving target for improvement of energy efficiency saving targets (final energy
the year 2016. of the country’s economy. The consumption) calculated in
target was also expressed in accordance with Directive
The third National Energy terms of an absolute level of 2006/32/EC (the 2% intermediate
Efficiency Action Plan (2014), primary energy consumption target for 2010, and the target for
which is currently being finalised, and final energy consumption in 2016: 9% of the average national
summarises the achieved energy 2020. The energy efficiency target energy consumption in 2001-
efficiency improvement targets, for 2020 was set up based on 2005), as well as energy savings
sets up the targets for 2020 and data developed as a result of the achieved.
updates undertaken measures. analyses and forecasts carried out
Many of the measures set out for the needs of the governmental The 2020 target of primary
in the document were already document “Energy Policy of energy consumption is ambitious
mentioned in the second NEEAP. Poland until 2030”. taking into account its steady
growth in last ten years.
Fig. 1. Total primary and final energy consumption in 2002 - 2012

Mtoe110 The energy savings have been
100 calculated in accordance with
2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 the European Commission
90 Total primary energy consumption recommendations contained in
80 Final energy consumption the document Recommendations
70 Final energy consumption with climatic correction on Measurement and Verification
60 Methods in the Framework of
50 Directive 2006/32/EC on Energy
40 End-Use Efficiency and Energy
Growth of GDP faster than the
growth in energy consumption
   63   64   65   66   67   68   69   70   71   72   73