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Romania’s Jan-July Energy Output Falls 7.7% Y/Y, Imports Drop 39.3%

Sep 7, 2009, 2:14:52 PMArticle by Kristina Belkina
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September 7 (SeeNews) - Romania's energy output fell by 7.7% on the year in the first seven months of 2009, while imports decreased by an annual 39.3% , the National Statistics Institute (INS) said on Monday.

Romania’s Jan-July Energy Output Falls 7.7% Y/Y, Imports Drop 39.3%

Romania's energy production totalled 13.277 million tonnes of oil equivalent (TOE), while imports reached 5.960 million TOE through July, INS said in a statement.

A TOE is the rounded-off amount of energy that would be produced by burning one metric tonne of crude oil.

Romania's energy output and imports in January-July 2009, breakdown by type of resource (in millions of TOE, y/y pct change in brackets):

Domestic Output Imports
Total 13.277 (-7.7) 5.960 (-39.3)
- coal 3.235 (-16.6) 0.363 (-74.5)
- oil 2.413 (-6.7) 4.060 (-15.4)
- natural gas 5.122 (-5.9) 0.697 (-72.3)
- hydro and nuclear power 2.508 (+1.4) 0.038 (-9.5)
- imported oil products 0.722 (+3.7)

Romania's electricity output and imports totalled a combined 34.006 billion kilowatthours (KWh) through July, down by 12.0%. The country's electricity output dropped by 12.0% as well.

Romania’s electricity exports in the seven-month period fell by 34.3% on an annual basis, or by a net 1.114 million KWh.

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