Over the first 4 months of this year, electricity production in Azerbaijan increased by 612 million kWh or 6.6% compared to the same period last year and amounted to 9852.1 million kWh.
Yeniavaz.com reports citing published official data, the sources accounted for 94% or 9,266.1 million kWh of electricity generated by thermal power plants (TPPs) and 6% or 586 million kWh of renewable energy.
For comparison, in January-April of the last 2 years, electricity generation was as follows:
|Thermal power plants (TPP)||8 621,3 million kWh||9 266,1 million kWh|
|Hydroelectric power plants (HPP)||492,6 million kWh||462 million kWh|
|Wind power plants (WPP)||32,2 million kWh||21,4 million kWh|
|Solar power plants (SPP)||18 million kWh||19,1 million kWh|
|Solid Waste Incineration Plant||76 million kWh||83,5 million kWh|
|Total||9 240,1 million kWh||9 852,1 million kWh|