This is an archived release.
Rise in electricity production
Electricity generation came to 10 729 GWh in August 2015. This is 9.3 per cent higher compared with August 2014.
|August 2015||Percentages||Change in per cent from the same month in last year|
|Total production of power||10 729||100,0||9.3|
|Hydro power||10 273||95.8||9.4|
|Net consumption of electricity||7 820||100,0||3.8|
|Consumption in extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas||596||7.6||23.6|
|Total consumption of electricity in power intensive manufacturing||3 012||38.5||1.6|
|Consumption without extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas and power intensive manufacturing||4 213||53.9||3.0|