Energy Intensity of the Economy (Portugal and EU-28)
In 2015 the energy intensity of the Portuguese economy was 133.9 toe/M€ GDP. This value is above the EU-28 average (120.4 toe/M€ GDP).
Evolution of the Specific Emissions of the Portuguese Electricity Sector
The increase of the renewable technologies power capacity allowed the reduction of the specific emissions of the Portuguese electricity sector. The 2017's value is 360 kg/MWh.
In the next few years it is expected that the renewable electricity will continue to allow the decarbonization of the Portuguese society