The information in this booklet relates to the sub-national consumption datasets published on the DECC website at a local authority level
This methodology and guidance booklet aims to assist local authorities and other users in interpreting the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) sub-national energy consumption statistics. The booklet provides detailed information about the collection and compilation of the sub-national estimates used for the datasets; in particular their coverage, limitations and hence comparability. It also provides guidance on the interpretation of historical trends for the different fuel categories. It replaced the previous regional energy data guidance note.