DECC’s estimate for UK energy use from heating demand (published July 2014)

Numbers‘Over two fifths of energy used in the UK is used for heating in one form or another – and heating demand accounts for over 60% of natural gas use.’

Additional information – This a quote from DECC’s report ‘Delivering UK Energy Investment 2014′ which outlines the scale of the UK’s energy investment challenge and shows the investment opportunities and government’s progress to date. DECC’s estimate is based on ECUK table 1.07 and DUKES 2013 1.1.

Source: DECC, Delivering UK Energy Investment, July 2014, 17 July 2014