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Amount of electricity produced in CHP plants rose by 39% in 2018

Amount of electricity produced in CHP plants rose by 39% in 2018

17.05.2019.

The latest data compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that in 2018 the amount of electricity produced in combined heat and power (CHP)1 plants2 constituted 4170.0 gigawatt hours (GWh), which accounts for 62 % of the total amount of electricity generated in Latvia. Compared to 2017, the amount of electricity produced in CHP plants went up by 39%, which can be explained by the reduction in hydro power output caused by the dry and hot weather.

Keyword tags: Analytics, Energy, Energy Market, Latvia, Statistics


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