Archive for July, 2010

Local taxes, each citizen pays 2,364 per year

The average local taxes paid by all Italian citizens in ordinary regions amounted in 2008 to 2,364 euros. Of these 2,364 euro 1,932 euro for charges of State, 344 euros in taxes in the Municipality fees and 88 euros to the Province. The data is the result of a study of [...]

Energy consumption, China overtook the U.S.

China has become the largest energy consumer in the world surpassing the U.S.. According to data from International Energy Agency (IEA) reported by various media organizations, in 2009 China consumed 2.252 million tonnes of oil equivalent, almost 4% more than the U.S. that have consumed 2.17 billion of [...]