Table 46 Energy consumption of all shipped appliances, with and without improvements in energy efficiency, 1992–2017 (PJ)
Model year Energy consumed (actual) with improvements in energy efficiency since 1992 Energy consumed without improvements in energy efficiency since 1992
1992 6.3 6.3
1993 12.8 13.4
1994 19.3 20.9
1995 25.1 28.0
1996 31.3 35.6
1997 38.0 43.8
1998 45.1 52.6
1999 52.9 62.4
2000 60.7 72.2
2001 68.4 82.4
2002 76.8 93.9
2003 85.1 105.8
2004 93.5 118.7
2005 101.6 132.1
2006 109.3 145.0
2007 117.7 159.4
2008 126.1 173.8
2009 134.5 188.4
2010 143.7 204.3
2011 152.4 218.8
2012 161.5 234.0
2013 171.1 249.4
2014 180.8 264.4
2015 189.6 277.9
2016 199.4 291.9
2017 208.6 305.3

Note:

Even though the MEPS did not come into effect until 1995, the baseline year used for all estimates of energy savings was 1992. This is because energy efficiency began to improve almost immediately after the Energy Efficiency Act came into force in 1992.