9.a Revenues from sales and services - €77,258 million

Millions of euro     
 2013 2012 restated Change 
Revenues from the sale and transport of electricity and contributions from Electricity Equalization Fund and similar bodies  67,285  71,322  (4,037)  -5.7% 
Revenues from the sale and transport of natural gas to end users  4,451  4,402  49  1.1% 
Revenues from fuel sales  2,635  1,931  704  36.5% 
Connection fees for the electricity and gas networks  998  1,413  (415)  -29.4% 
Revenues for contract work in progress  21  (15)  -71.4% 
Other sales and services  1,883  3,342  (1,459)  -43.7% 
Total  77,258  82,431  (5,173)  -6.3% 

“Revenues from the sale and transport of electricity and contributions from Electricity Equalization Fund and similar bodies” amounted to €67,285 million (€71,322 million in 2012). Among others, they include €33,135 million in revenues from the sale of electricity to end users (€36,756 million in 2012), €17,525 million in revenues from the sale of electricity to wholesale buyers (€16,974 million in 2012), €4,520 million in revenues from electricity trading activities (€5,763 million in 2012), and €9,611 million in revenues from the transport of electricity (€9,031 million in 2012).

“Revenues from the sale and transport of natural gas to end users” came to €4,451 million in 2013 and include €2,377 million in revenues from the sale and transport of natural gas in Italy (€2,473 million in 2012) and €2,074 million in sales of natural gas abroad (€1,929 million in 2012).

“Revenues from fuel sales” amounted to €2,635 million in 2013, which includes €2,161 million in sales of natural gas (€1,460 million in 2012), while the sale of other fuels amounted to €474 million (€471 million in 2012).

“Other sales and services” declined mainly owning to the reduction of €1,287 million in trading in CO2 emission allowances and other environmental certificates.

The table below gives a breakdown of revenues from sales and services by geographical area:

Millions of euro   
 2013 2012 restated 
Italy  32,556  32,427 
Europe - EU  31,070  35,034 
Europe - non EU  3,305  3,390 
America  9,720  11,006 
Other  607  574 
Total  77,258  82,431