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Residential energy use reflects efficiency gains

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Residential energy use reflects efficiency gains

  • Household energy use continues to improve, reflecting more efficient buildings, appliances and consumer products
  • Demand for electricity is growing across all regions
  • People in Africa and Asia Pacific still rely on biomass products to a large degree; more than 2.5 billion people worldwide lack access to modern energy for cooking, and about 1 billion people lack access to electricity
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