Energy, March 2023
In March 2023, less net electricity generated than in March 2022
Compared to the same month last year, electricity production in March 2023 decreased, energy supply also decreased.
Total net electricity generation lower, import higher than a year ago
In March 2023, total net electricity generation was 1.046 GWh. Compared to February, it increased by 9%, and compared to March 2022 it decreased by 7%. Generation in hydro power plants was 62% higher, in thermal power plants 40% lower and in the nuclear power plant 2% higher.
In line with the lower production in thermal power plants, fuel consumption also decreased. Total fuel consumption was 39% lower than a year ago.
905 GWh of electricity was imported and 881 GWh was exported. Compared to the same month last year, import increased by 22% and export by 30%.
More electricity consumed than in the previous month
In March, households consumed 315 GWh and business entities 640 GWh of electricity. Education activities consumed 17 GWh. Ljubljana was the only municipality with more than 10% of electricity consumed within education activities, namely 25%.
Energy supply up at the monthly and down at the annual level
Compared to February, the supply of energy commodities in general went up with exception of Natural Gas supply fall with 11%. It increased by 220% with Other Petroleum Products, 34% with Kerosene Jet Fuel, 29% with Heating and Other Gasoil, 28% with Hard Coal, 19% with Motor Gasoline, 16% with Transport Diesel Oil, 16% with LPG and 5% with Coke Oven Coke.
Compared to March 2022, the supply of energy commodities decreased as 72% with Kerosene Jet Fuel, 41% with Hard Coal, 38% with Heating and Other Gasoil, 35% with Lignite and Brown Coal, 18% with Natural Gas and 7% with LPG.
Tables with the latest data are available in the SiStat Database.
Electricity production, Slovenia, February 2023
Solid, Liquid and Gaseous Fuels, Slovenia
Data for the last three months are provisional. With each release the data for this period can be corrected and supplemented with new data.