Energy Consumption in China

The National Bureau of Statistics of China reports energy consumption in metric tons of Standard Coal Equivalent. The graph below shows that total energy consumption in China grew from 571 million tons of SCE in 1978 to 2462 million tons of SCE in 2006. Note that one SCE equals 29.31 Giga Joules (low heat).

Energy consumption in China 1978-2006

Source: National Bureau of Statistics of China

You may also want to see our China section for more facts and statistics.

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