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Bulgaria's power output grows 15.1% y/y in Dec

Author Mario Tanev
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SOFIA (Bulgaria), February 28 (SeeNews) - Bulgaria's gross electricity production rose by 15.1% year-on-year in December, while electricity deliveries added an annual 10.2%, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said on Thursday.

On a monthly comparison basis, Bulgaria's power output increased by 7% to 4,735 GWh in December, the NSI said in a statement.

Electricity deliveries grew 18.5% month-on-month in December, to 3,632 GWh.

Following are details on output and supply of energy products in Bulgaria in December:

Production quantity y/y pct change m/m pct change
- electricity 4,735 GWh 15.1 7.0
- solid fuels 3,414,000 t 12.7 12.9
- petrol 167,000 t 3.1 6.4
- diesel 281,000 t 3.7 0.0
- natural gas 3 mln cu m n.a. 50.0
Deliveries      
- electricity 3,632 GWh 10.2 18.5
- solid fuels 3,518,000 t 11.8 13.0
- petrol 32,000 t 0.0 18.5
- diesel 159,000 t -4.2 -11.2
- natural gas 403 mln cu m 10.4 30.8

source: NSI

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