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Bulgaria's power output rises 19.9% y/y in April

Bulgaria's power output rises 19.9% y/y in April Penka Todorova Vitkova/Shutterstock.com

SOFIA (Bulgaria), June 28 (SeeNews) - Bulgaria's gross electricity production increased by an annual 19.9% in April, while electricity deliveries rose 20.6%, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said on Friday.

On a monthly comparison basis, Bulgaria's power output dropped 8.5% to 3,630 GWh in April, the NSI said in a statement. 

Electricity deliveries decreased by 8.4% month-on-month in the review period, to 2,748 GWh.

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

Production quantity y/y pct change m/m pct change
-electricity 3,630 GWh 19.9% -8.5%
-solid fuels 1,833,000 t 19.0% -10.8%
-petrol 165,000 t n.a. 91.9%
-diesel 268,000 t n.a. 52.3%
-natural gas 2 mln cu m  n.a. -33.3%
Deliveries      
-electricity 2,748 GWh 20.6% -8.4%
-solid fuels 1,890,000 t 17.6% -12.4%
-petrol 49,000 t 14.0% 22.5%
-diesel 202,000 t 12.2% 8.0%
-natural gas  250 mln cu m  24.4% -13.8%

source: NSI

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