Azerbaijan intends to increase electricity production
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  • 11:29 02 April 2019

Azerbaijan intends to increase electricity production

According to predictions, 26 528,8 mln. kWh electricity will be produced in 2019, in Azerbaijan and this is by 14,1 % more compared to the previous year, Ministry of Energy of Azerbaijan told ONA.

According to the State Statistical Committee, 23 243,7 mln. kWh electricity produced in Azerbaijan in 2018 and this is 2,6 % more than in 2017.

“Total production of electricity is predicted to be 26 528,8 mln. KWh in the country in 2019,” the Ministry stated.

In 2019, electricity production is expected to be 24 357,4 mln. kWh in thermal power stations, 1 854,3 mln. kWh in hydroelectric power plants, 317,1 mln. kWh in alternative and renewable energy sources.

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