Hungary energy consumption above EU average

22-06-2007

Hungary is trying to bring down its energy consumption. Partly for the obvious reasons; consumers will save money and Hungarians will be doing their bit to lower greenhouse gas emissions. But it's also because the EU is insisting that all of its member states have a plan for improving their energy efficiency.

Sandor Laczko of Radio Budapest spoke to Attila Nagy who's responsible for drawing up the energy plan. He asked him; how does Hungary's energy consumption compare to other EU states?