Electricity demand in Italy 2018-2040

The electricity demand is expected to gradually grow in the next few years, even though not remarkably. It was forecasted that the demand will reach a peak of 307,550 gigawatt hours by the end of 2025 and it will decrease to 305,950 gigawatt hours in 2040.  

Electricity demand from 2010 to 2018

A glance at the figure of the past few years reveals that overall the electricity demand decreased in Italy. Moreover, the distribution of the demand among geographical clusters shows that in 2018, the cluster of Milan – which refer to the entire Lombardy region – was the one with the greatest energy demand . 

Electricity consumption by sector

The level of electricity consumption decreased in the industry sector , whereas it increased in the tertiary and agricultural sectors. Concerning the household sector , from 2007 to 2018, the volume of electricity consumed oscillated between a peak of 70,140.4 gigawatt hours in 2011 and an all-time low of 64,255 gigawatt hours in 2014.

Electricity demand in Italy in selected years between 2018 and 2040

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Release date

June 2019



Survey time period

2018 to 2040

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