Bulgaria, Electricity generation reached 4,031 GWh in June

, SEE Energy News

According to Bulgarian National Statistical Institute, production of electricity in June 2022 increased by 11.2 %, compared to May, to 4,031 GWh, while consumption of electricity dropped by 1.8 % on monthly basis and amounted to 2,413 GWh. Consumption of natural gas in June 2022 decreased by 10 % and amounted to 180 million cubic meters, while its production remained the same and amounted to 2 million cubic meters.

Compared to June 2021, production of electricity increased by 25 %, while its consumption dropped by 3.1 %. Consumption of natural gas decreased by 21.7 % compared to June 2021, while its production remained the same.

In June, production of unleaded petrol fell by 1.9 % and amounted to 157,000 tons, while its consumption increased by 31.8 % and amounted to 58,000 tons. Production of diesel in June increased by 2.4 % compared to the previous month and amounted to 304,000 tons, while its consumption increased by 5.5 % and amounted to 211,000 tons.

Consumption of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) dropped by 2.9 % and amounted to 33,000 tons, while its production remained the same and amounted to 9,000 tons. In the same period, production of solid fuels decreased by 14.8 % to 2,377 thousand tons, while consumption of this energy resource dropped by 14.8 % to 2,417 thousand tons.