ERÚ: Net electricity exports increased by 51 % in 1Q

23. 5. 2019

In 1Q 2019 net electricity consumption in the Czech Republic fell to 20.4 TWh, down 1.3 % y/y. Household consumption fell by 3.6 %.

(ČIA) In 1Q 2019 net electricity consumption in the Czech Republic fell to 20.4 TWh, down 1.3 % y/y. Household consumption fell by 3.6 %. Production of electricity increased to 23.8 TWh (+3.4 %). Especially production of large hydro power plants (+50.7 %), wind power plants (+35.5 %) and combined cycle power plants (+35 %) increased. The report by the Energy Regulation Authority (ERÚ) also shows that net exports increased by 1.1 TWh (+51 %). Consumption of natural gas fell by 6.2 % to 3.132m m3.