Azerbaijan gets 2% decline in electric power production this year

Azerbaijan gets 2% decline in electric power production this year
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  • calendar-gray 18 May 2018

In January-April 2018 the production and services in the sector of production, distribution and supply of electricity, gas and steam made up AZN 672.4 million, up 1.9% by contrast to a year earlier.

 

Production in the water supply, waste treatment and processing sector dropped 1.7% to AZN 95 million.

 

In January-April 2018 Azerbaijan produced 7,850,300,000 kWh of electric energy, down 2% in comparison to 2017.

 

Of this, 517.1 kWh makes up water power, which is 9.4% less than previous year, 7,023 kWh is heating power production, down 0.8% by contrast to 2017.

 

Wind power stations produced 5.4 kWh of energy, down 15.6% from previous year. Solar power production decreased 18.7% to 11.3 kWh.

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