Slovak Republic

2016 Slovak Republic Key Figures
Population: 5.43 million
GDP growth rate: 3.29 %/year
Energy independence: 39.4%
Total consumption/GDP:* 59.6 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 5.76 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 5.10%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

At 3.1 toe, total energy consumption per capita is on par with the EU average; power consumption per capita stands 18% lower, at 4 600 kWh (2016).

Total energy consumption has been declining since 2002 (-1.3%/year between 2002 and 2014). Despite a 2.7% increase in 2015 to 16.5 Mtoe - it...

Slovakia energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Slovakia produces limited amounts of crude oil (on average 150 kt/year since 2013), which is used in the petrochemical industry only.

All the imported crude oil comes from Russia through the Druzhba pipeline (5.7 Mt in 2016). The pipeline, with a capacity of 20 Mt/year in the Slovak...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Oil products consumption

Oil consumption, which ranged between 3.5 and 4 Mt/year between 2002 and 2013, dipped to 3.2 Mt in 2014 and has recovered since then (+8.4%/year), reaching 3.8 Mt in 2016.

Graph: OIL CONSUMPTION (Mt)

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EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Refined oil products production

Natural gas consumption

Natural gas consumption has decreased sharply between 2001 and 2014 (-3.9%/year). After an 18% drop in 2014 due to a mild winter and lower gas-fired power generation, gas consumption increased by 2.2% in 2015 and by 1.7% in 2016 to 4.7 bcm.

Graph: NATURAL GAS CONSUMPTION (bcm)

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EMEA LNG Trade Dataset

 Natural gas domestic consumption

Coal consumption

Coal and lignite consumption has declined by an average of 2.7%/year since 2001, bringing it to 6.1 Mt in 2016 (lower demand from the power sector due to successive lignite-fired unit closures).

Graph: COAL CONSUMPTION (Mt)

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 Coal and lignite domestic consumption

Power consumption

Electricity consumption has remained relatively stable since 2009, at around 25 TWh.

Graph: ELECTRICITY CONSUMPTION (TWh)

Electricity is mainly consumed by industry (46%),...

Renewable in % electricity production

According to the European Directive on renewables, the national target is to increase the share of renewables in the country's final consumption to 14% and their share in electricity consumption to 24% by 2020. In 2015, renewables accounted for 12.9% of final energy consumption and nearly 23% of...


 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)
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