North Macedonia: 497 GWh of electricity produced in July, SEE Energy News
Total electricity consumption in North Macedonia in July 2019 amounted to 552,516 MWh, natural gas consumption amounted to 36.57 million cubic meters, coal consumption reached 435,021 tons, while the consumption of petroleum products stood at 105,420 tons.
According to the data from State Statistical Office, 95.1 % of the consumed electricity in July was covered by domestic production, while 93.7 % of the total coal consumption was used for electricity production.
Total net production of electricity in Macedonia in July 2019 stood at 497,177 MWh, which is 35.9 % higher compared to the same month last year (365,938 MWh). 225,718 MWh or 45.4 % was produced at thermal power plants (+ 19.2 % compared to July 2018), 97,771 MWh or 29.7 % was produced at hydropower plants (- 38.3 %), 157,534 MWh or 31.7 % in CHP plants and 8,825 MWh or 1.77 % was produced by Bogdanci wind farm.