Croatia's net electricity output rises 25% y/y in Dec

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ZAGREB (Croatia), February 14 (SeeNews) - Croatia's net electricity production increased to 1,498 GWh in December 2019 from 1,197 GWh in the same month of 2018, the country's statistical office said on Friday. 

On a monthly comparison basis, December's electricity output was only slightly up from 1,484 GWh in November, the statistical office said in a statement. 

Electricity imports plummeted to 690 GWh in December from 1,067 GWh in the corresponding month of 2018, while exports increased slightly to 586 GWh from 575 GWh.

Month-on-month, electricity imports grew by 13.5% in December, while exports fell by 6.8%.

Thus, the electricity made available to the domestic market amounted to 1,593 GWh in December, up from 1,459 GWh in November and down from 1,660 GWh in December 2018.

Details of Croatia's electricity production follow (all figures in net GWh):

  December '19 November '19 December '18
Hydro power plants 925 838 610
TPP and CHP on fossil fuels 312 396 407
TPP and CHP on renewable fuels 73 69 63
Wind power plants 180 172 115
Solar power plants 2 2 2


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