Energy, Slovenia, October 2019

In October 2019, 38% less net electricity was generated than in October 2018

Compared to the previous month, electricity production in October 2019 decreased by 20%, but supply of energy commodities increased.

  • 11/25/2019
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  • provisional data

Decrease of total net electricity generation in October compared to September
In October 2019 total net electricity generation was 820 GWh, compared to September 2019 decreased by 20%. Consumption was 1199 GWh, compared to September 2019 increased by 14%. Hydro power plants generation increased by 14%, generation in the thermal power plants increased by 81%, while generation at the nuclear power plant decreased by 96% due to regular overhaul.
In line with the bigger production in thermal power plants, fuel consumption in October 2019 also increased by 77%.
In October 2019, 909 GWh of electricity was imported and 498 GWh was exported. Import increased by 29% compared to the previous month, while export decreased by 23%.

Increase of energy supply in October 2019
In October 2019 supply of energy commodities in general went up with exception of Kerosene Jet Fuel supply fell with 55% and Heating and Other Gasoil supply fell with 11%. Compared with previous month we further noticed supply rise as 73% with Lignite and Brown Coal, 33% with Other Petroleum Products, 27% with Natural Gas and 21% with Hard Coal.

Share of energy from renewable sources in gross final energy consumption in 2018 was 21.14%
The share of energy from renewable sources in gross final energy consumption in 2018 was 21.14%, 0.1 of a percentage point higher than in 2017. In the heating and cooling sector it decreased by 1.6 percentage points and in the electricity sector by 0.1 of a percentage point, while in the transport sector it increased by almost 3 percentage points to 5.5%.

Net electricity production, Slovenia, October 2019
Net electricity production, Slovenia, October 2019
Source: SURS
Fuel consumption at main activity electricity producers, Slovenia
IX
2019
X
2019
X2019
IX2019
TJindex
All consumption2,8925,111177
Hard coal (NCV)7686
Brown coal and Lignite (NCV)2,6194,704180
Petroleum products (NCV)4250
Natural gas (GCV)177301170
Other fuels (NCV)8598115
Source: SURS
Solid, Liquid and Gaseous Fuels, Slovenia
IX
2019
X
2019
X2019
IX2019
index
Hard Coal (tones)9961,205121
Coke Oven Coke (tones)2,2562,21198
Lignite/Brown Coal (tones)235,252406,046173
LPG (tones)7,9277,76398
Unleaded Motor Gasoline (tones)35,94935,44999
Kerosene Jet Fuel (tones)2,9051,29945
Transport Diesel Oil (tones)122,589122,286100
Heating and Other Gasoil (tones)23,95221,41589
Other Petroleum Products (tones)9,82513,055133
Natural Gas (1,000 Sm3)56,55671,686127
Source: SURS
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE

Data for the last 12 months are provisional. With each release the data for the last 12 months can be corrected and supplemented with new data.

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