2016 Bosnia-Herzegovina Key Figures
Population: 3.52 million
GDP growth rate: 3.06 %/year
Energy independence: 64.5%
Total consumption/GDP:* 118 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 7.65 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 9.64%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

The country's overall consumption per capita reaches 2.1 toe (31% below the EU average of 3.1 toe) with electricity accounting for 3 200 kWh, i.e. 42% below the EU average.

The country's overall consumption increased fivefold between 1995 and 2011, with an average growth of 10%/year. After a nearly 10% fall between 2011 and 2013, it has been recovering (+5.4%/year through 2016, ...

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

The Bosanski Brod refinery, situated in the Republic of Srpska, is the country's only refinery (loss making). It started producing again in late 2008 after being closed for 3 years. Its capacity was raised from 1.2 Mt/year to 4.2 Mt/year in 2013. Bosnia and Herzegovina has around 800 000 mcm of storage capacity, including 2/3 at the Brod refinery. Oil stocks remain below the 90-day level ...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Renewable in % electricity production

In 2012, Bosnia and Herzegovina adopted a 40% target of renewables in final energy consumption by 2020 (from 34% in 2009); this target was exceeded in 2015 (43%). By 2020, the share of renewables in electricity consumption should reach 57%, from 50% in 2009 (47% in 2014). The country adopted its first progress report in November 2017.

A National Renewable Energy Action Plan (NREAP) ...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

CO2 emissions from energy combustion rose by 12%/year between 1995 and 2011. After an 8.7% drop in 2012, they remained stable at around 22 Mt until 2015 (around 9% below the 1990 level), but surged by 18% in 2016 to 27 Mt, i.e. 10% above its 1990 level.

In March 2017, Bosnia and Herzegovina submitted a Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC), which plans a 3% reduction on 1990 levels ...

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