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Country Type Sector End use / Technology
Argentina Energy savings reduction of 10% in the industry, transport and residential sectors and 12% savings in the services sector by 2016, relative to a 2007 baseline. Energy consumption Buildings, Residential, Non-residential, Industry, Transport
Australia A 40% improvement in energy productivity between 2015 and 2030, where productivity is measured as the ratio of economic output (GDP) to primary energy use in petajoules (PJ). Energy productivity
Austria Final energy consumption in 2020 must not exceed 1,050 petajoules (PJ) compared to baseline projection of 1320 PJ. Energy consumption Multi-sector
Belgium An 18% reduction in primary energy consumption by 2020 relative to a 2007 baseline (53.3 Mtoe). Energy consumption
Brazil A 10% reduction in energy consumption (equivalent to a reduction in electricity generation) by 2030. Energy consumption
Canada Different energy efficiency targets by State - commitment of Council of Federation of 20% increase in energy efficiency by 2020. Energy intensity Multi-sector
China A 15% reduction in energy intensity by 2020 (relative to a base year of 2015), where energy intensity is measured as the ratio of primary energy consumption to economic output (GDP). Energy intensity
Czech Republic A 20% reduction in energy consumption relative to 2007 levels by 2020. Energy consumption Multi-sector
Denmark A 14.5% reduction in primary energy consumption by 2020 relative to 2006 levels. Energy consumption Multi-sector
Estonia A 13.1% reduction in primary energy consumption by 2020 relative to 2006 levels. Energy consumption Multi-sector
Finland 48.99 terawatt-hours of cumulative energy savings between 2014 and 2020. Energy consumption Multi-sector
France Reduction of final energy consumption to 131.4 Mtoe (excluding international air travel) and primary consumption to 219.9 Mtoe in 2020 (excluding non-energy use and international air travel) where energy consumption is measures as the final energy demand in tonnes of oil-equivalent (toe). Energy consumption Multi-sector
Germany A 20% reduction of primary energy consumption by 2020 and 50% by 2050. Reduction is relative to the 2008 baseline year. Energy consumption Multi-sector
Greece 3332.7 ktoe of cumulative energy savings between 2014 and 2020. Energy consumption
Hungary Total primary energy consumption in 2020 must not exceed 1009 PJ. Energy consumption
India Qualitative target of reducing energy intensity though standards and labelling, building codes, DSM, capacity building and human resource development by target year 2018. Energy intensity Multi-sector
Indonesia A decrease in energy elasticity a function of GDP to below one by 2025, where energy elasticity is measured as the ratio of the rate of change of total primary energy supply to the rate of change of GDP. Energy elasticity Multi-sector
Indonesia

The General Plan for National Energy (RUEN) mandates a reduction in energy intensity by 1 percent annually during the periode of 2015-2025

Energy intensity Multi-sector
Indonesia

The General Plan for National Energy (RUEN) sets target to reduce final energy consumption by 17% by 2025 . The RUEN presents two scenarios,: the Business-as-Usual (BAU) scenario and RUEN scenario

Energy consumption Multi-sector
Ireland Primary energy consumption of 173,326 GWh in 2020. Energy consumption
Italy 20 Mtoe of primary energy saved per year from baseline year 2014 to target year 2020. Energy consumption Multi-sector
Japan An increase in the ratio of next-generation vehicles to all new vehicles by 2030. Transactional Transport Road transport
Japan A 13% reduction in energy demand by 2030 by making facilities and equipment more efficient, optimal use of energy and increasing the visibility of energy consumption data. Transactional Residential, Transport
Japan Improving uptake of highly efficient lighting equipment (e.g. LED and organic EL lighting). The target is considered a ratio of efficient lighting products to previous products available for purchase (flow) and ratio of efficient lighting products to previous products installed and in operation (stock). Transactional Lighting
Korea, Republic of Final energy consumption reduced 13% below business as usual levels by 2035, where consumption is measured as final energy demand in tonnes of oil-equivalent (toe). Energy consumption Multi-sector
Luxembourg Primary energy consumption of 52,111 GWh in 2020. Energy consumption
Mexico An increase in the amount of final energy consumption covered by regulation from 46% in 2012 to 51% in 2018. Policy progress Multi-sector
Netherlands 482 PJ of cumulative primary energy efficiency improvements from 2014-2020. Energy consumption
Norway 40 TWh of combined energy savings and renewable energy generation by 2020. Energy consumption
Poland 13.33 Mtoe of primary energy savings by 2020. Energy consumption
Portugal 10% reduction in final energy consumption compared to baseline year 2008. Energy consumption
Russian Federation 40% reduction in the ratio of energy consumption to economic output (GDP) from base year 2007 to target year 2020. Energy intensity
Saudi Arabia 30% reduction of electricity intensity from base year 2005 to target year 2030. Energy intensity
Slovakia 20% energy savings based on average final energy consumption from 2001-2005. Energy consumption Multi-sector
South Africa An overall reduction in forecast final energy demand in 2015 (based on 2000 levels) of 12%. This includes targets for industry and mining (15%), commercial and public buildings (15%), residential (10%) and transport (9%). Energy consumption Multi-sector
Spain 24.7% reduction in primary energy consumption by 2020 relative to baseline year 2007. Energy consumption
Sweden 20% reduction in the ratio of primary energy consumption to economic output (GDP) from base year 2008 to target year 2020. Energy intensity
Thailand A target to reduce energy intensity by 30% in 2036 compared with that in 2010, where energy intensity is measured as the ratio of final energy consumption to economic output (GDP). Energy intensity Multi-sector
Turkey 20% reduction in the ratio of final energy consumption to economic output (GDP) from base year 2008 to target year 2023. Energy intensity
United Kingdom Final energy consumption of 129.2 Mtoe, equal to 18% reduction in final energy consumption relative to 2007 business-as-usual projection, where energy consumption is measured as the final energy demand in tonnes of oil-equivalent (toe). Energy consumption Multi-sector
United States Target to double energy productivity by 2030, where energy productivity is measured as the ratio of economic output (GDP expressed in real terms, deflated to 2005 USD) to primary energy use (mmBTU). Energy productivity Multi-sector
Morocco A 5% reduction in energy consumption by 2020. Energy consumption
Morocco A 20% reduction in energy consumption by 2030. Energy consumption Multi-sector
Viet Nam Under VNEEP, an energy savings goal of 3%–5% of the total energy demand (compared to business-as-usual (BAU)) during 2006–2010 and 5%–8%, equivalent to 11 million TOE to 17 million TOE in the period 2012-2015. In reality the percentage of saving is up to 6% after five years. New target for 2016-2020 is now under proposal. (Decision No. 1427) Energy consumption Multi-sector Other