Energy, Slovenia, October 2021

In October 2021, less net electricity generated than in October 2020

Compared to the same month last year, electricity production in October 2021 decreased, but supply of energy commodities increased.

  • 25 November 2021 at 10:30
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  • provisional data

Total net electricity generation in October 2021 lower, import higher than a year ago

In October 2021, total net electricity generation was 1,153 GWh. Compared to September 2021 it increased by 10% and compared to October 2020 it decreased by 33%.

Compared to October 2020, generation in hydro power plants was 61% lower, in thermal power plants 31% lower and in nuclear power plant 2% lower.

Consumption in October 2021 was 1,186 GWh. Compared to the previous month it increased by 9%, compared to same month last year it increased by 1%.

In line with the lower production in thermal power plants, fuel consumption also decreased. Total fuel consumption in October 2021 was 26% lower than in October 2020.

In October 2021, 851 GWh of electricity was imported and 783 GWh was exported. Compared to the same month last year, import increased by 78% and export decreased by 22%.


Energy supply in October 2021 higher than in September 2021 and in October 2020

In October 2021, supply of energy commodities in general went up with exception of Motor Gasoline supply fell with 10%. Compared with previous month we further noticed supply rise as 52% with Natural Gas, 31% with Heating and Other Gasoil, 22% with Lignite and Brown Coal, 21% with LPG, 20% with Kerosene Jet Fuel, 18% with Other Petroleum Products and 13% with Hard Coal.

Compared to October 2020 supply of energy commodities increased as 156% with Kerosene Jet Fuel, 99% with Heating and Other Gasoil, 23% with Motor Gasoline, 12% with Transport Diesel Oil and 5% with Other Petroleum Products.


Share of energy from renewable sources in gross final energy consumption in 2020 was 24.14%

The share of energy from renewable sources in gross final energy consumption in 2020 was 24.14%, which is almost 2.2 percentage points higher than in 2019.

In the heating and cooling sector it increased by 0.01 of a percentage point to 32.14%, in the electricity sector it increased by almost 2.5 percentage points to 35.09% and in the transport sector it increased by around 2.9 percentage points to 10.91%.


Tables with the latest data are available in the SiStat Database.

Net electricity production, Slovenia, October 2021
Net electricity production, Slovenia, October 2021
Source: SURS
Electricity, Slovenia
X
2020
IX
2021
X
2021
X2021
X2020
X2021
IX2021
GWhindex
Net production - Total1,7341,0491,15367110
  of which Hydroelectric power plants67323026139114
  of which Conventional thermal power plants52630236569121
  of which Nuclear power plant51748650898104
Imports478810851178105
Exports99975078378104
Available for the internal market1,1771,0861,186101109
Source: SURS
Solid, Liquid and Gaseous Fuels, Slovenia
X
2020
IX
2021
X
2021
X2021
X2020
X2021
IX2021
index
Hard Coal (tones)1,1159761,10199113
Coke Oven Coke (tones)1,8491,6751,72193103
Lignite/Brown Coal (tones)428,200237,791289,56068122
LPG (tones)7,1475,9117,134100121
Unleaded Motor Gasoline (tones)26,80536,71133,04612390
Kerosene Jet Fuel (tones)5061,0781,295256120
Transport Diesel Oil (tones)109,833124,149123,535112100
Heating and Other Gasoil (tones)12,41318,87924,647199131
Other Petroleum Products (tones)15,45113,79816,271105118
Natural Gas (1,000 Sm3)76,13652,30879,453104152
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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