2015 Croatia Key Figures
Population: 4.22 million
GDP growth rate: 1.65 %/year
Energy independence: 51.9%
Total consumption/GDP:* 86.4 (2005=100)
CO2 Emissions: 3.97 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 9.53%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Energy consumption per capita has fallen by 13% since its peak level of 2007 (2.3 toe), bringing it to 2 toe in 2015, with electricity accounting for 3 700 kWh. These figures are 36% and 34% below the EU averages, respectively.



Croatia energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

The country produced 0.7 Mt in 2015. Crude oil imports dropped from an average level of around 4 Mt in 2010 to 2.3 Mt in 2014 (-10.5%/year on average), mainly due to the low utilisation rate of the refineries. In 2015 and 2016, oil crude oil imports increased by 19% and 14%, respectively, to 3.1...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Oil products consumption

The consumption of oil products decreased by 5.8%/year (-34%) between 2007 and 2014, but recovered in 2015 (+7.5%).


The share of transport in oil...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Refined oil products production

Natural gas consumption

Gas consumption dropped by an average of 6.8%/year between 2010 and 2014, but rose by 12% in 2015 to 2.7 bcm, driven by the power sector (+80%) due to the commissioning of the Sisak-3 CCGT power plant.



EMEA LNG Trade Dataset

 Natural gas domestic consumption

Coal consumption

Coal consumption more than tripled between 1999 and 2004 following the commissioning of the 210 MW Plomin-2 coal-fired power plant. Coal consumption then kept stable at around 1.2 Mt/year until 2011. It dropped by 4.9%/year on average since then, driven by the power plant sector (-8.7%/year on...

 Coal and lignite domestic consumption

Power consumption

Electricity consumption, which soared between 2000 and 2008 (+35%), decreased slowly between 2008 and 2014, at the average pace of 1.4%/year, before rising again in 2015 (+2%). According to preliminary statistics, it increased by 1.7% in 2016.



Renewable in % electricity production

The National Renewable Energy Action Plan (NREAP), adopted in 2013, targets a share of 20% of renewables in the final energy consumption in 2020 (29% in 2015), including 39% in power production (45.4% in 2015), 10% in transport (3.5% in 2015) and 20% in heating and cooling (38.6% in 2015).

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)
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