Energy, Slovenia, May 2020

In May 2020, 12% less net electricity generated than in May 2019

Compared to the same month last year, electricity production in May 2020 decreased by 12%. The supply of oil derivatives, which followed consumption, declined: motor gasoline by 31%.

  • 6/26/2020
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  • provisional data

Total net electricity generation in May 2020 12% lower than a year ago

In May 2020, total net electricity generation was 1,232 GWh. Compared to April 2020 it increased by 12% and compared to May 2019 it decreased by 12%.

Compared to May 2019, generation in hydro power plants was 13% lower, in thermal power plants 32% lower and in the nuclear power plant about the same.

Consumption in May 2020 was 1,011 GWh. Compared to the previous month it increased by 2%. In May 2019, consumption was 1,176 GWh, 14% higher than in May 2020.

In line with the lower production in thermal power plants, fuel consumption also decreased. Total fuel consumption in May 2020 was 31% lower than in May 2019.

In May 2020, 567 GWh of electricity was imported and 752 GWh was exported. Import decreased by 21%, export by 18% compared to May 2019.

 

Energy supply in May 2020 lower than in April 2020 and in May 2019

In May 2020, compared with the previous month, the supply of some energy commodities still went down, following a consumption decrease: 39% with Kerosene Jet Fuel.

Compared to May 2019, the supply of Kerosene Jet Fuel decreased by 83% and of motor gasoline by 31%, mainly still due to the current situation in the country (COVID-19).

Net electricity production, Slovenia, May 2020
Net electricity production, Slovenia, May 2020
Source: SURS
Electricity, Slovenia
V
2019
IV
2020
V
2020
V2020
V2019
V2020
IV2020
GWhindex
Net production - Total1,3961,0961,23288112
… of which Hydroelectric power plants53331646587147
… of which Conventional thermal power plants3252462206889
… of which Nuclear power plant516497514100103
Imports72154956779103
Exports91262075282121
Available for the internal market1,1769891,01186102
Source: SURS
Solid, Liquid and Gaseous Fuels, Slovenia
V
2019
IV
2020
V
2020
V2020
V2019
V2020
IV2020
index
Hard Coal (tones)1,2231,7638416948
Coke Oven Coke (tones)2,3241,2301,49264121
Lignite/Brown Coal (tones)236,702173,441153,0566588
LPG (tones)6,1025,7724,9658186
Unleaded Motor Gasoline (tones)33,15019,87722,93769115
Kerosene Jet Fuel (tones)2,9468225021761
Transport Diesel Oil (tones)117,29642,111117,236100278
Heating and Other Gasoil (tones)8,09433,86132,93240797
Other Petroleum Products (tones)10,4596,9908,65583124
Natural Gas (1,000 Sm3)67,30664,28653,3577983
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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