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TONNE OF OIL EQUIVALENT (TOE)

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Definition:
Unit of measurement of energy consumption : 1 TOE = 0.041868 TJ.

Conversion factors adopted by the International Energy Agency (IEA) for 1991 are the following:

-- Motor gasoline 1.070
-- Gas/diesel oil 1.035
-- Liquefied petroleum gas 1.130
-- Natural gas 0.917

The conversion factor used by the IEA for electricity is: 1 TWh = 0.086 Mtoe.

Source Publication:
Glossary for Transport Statistics, prepared by the Intersecretariat Working Group on Transport Statistics – Eurostat, European Conference of Ministers of Transport (ECMT), United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).

Statistical Theme: Transport statistics

Created on Tuesday, June 18, 2002

Last updated on Wednesday, January 04, 2006