Provincia di Torino (Italy)

The region in numbers

Number of residents (2011):  2 247 780
Area size (km²):  6 827
Employed people (2011): 951 000
GDP in Mio. € (2011): 56 211

Energy demand (2011):
Regional final energy demand: 49 946 GWh
– Household: 40 %
– Transportation: 25 %
– Economy: 33 %
– Public services: 2 %

Electricity (2011):
22 % of the electricity used in the Province of Torino is produced by renewable sources:
– 2 Wind turbines: 0.01 %
– 10 Large hydro power plants, many small: 85 %
– 10 536 Photovoltaic systems (grid connected): 6 %
– Several biomass power plants: 9 %

Heat (2011):
90 % of heat is generated by fossil fuels.
10 % is distributed by district heating systems.
Overall share of renewables is 8 % (mostly wood logs and pellet).

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