Bulgaria: Electricity production continues to decline in 2019, SEE Energy News
According to the data published by Bulgarian electricity transmission system operator ESO, production of electricity in Bulgaria in the period between 1 January and 15 September 2019 has decreased by 1.58 % compared to the same period in 2018 and reached 31.3 TWh.
On the other hand, Bulgaria’s electricity consumption rose in the same period, by 1.41 % reaching a total of 26.99 TWh. Meanwhile, electricity exports dropped by 16.92 % in the same period to 4.31 TWh.
The share of electricity produced from renewable energy sources (RES) in the transmission network rose by 0.22 % to 871.2 GWh, while RES share in the country’s distribution network increased by 13.31 % to 1,365.2 GWh.