Slovenia

2015 Slovenia Key Figures
Population: 2.07 million
GDP growth rate: 2.88 %/year
Energy independence: 50.2%
Total consumption/GDP:* 82.9 (2005=100)
CO2 Emissions: 6.45 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 6.14%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Consumption per capita is 3.3 toe (2015), which is close to the EU average. Slovenia's electricity consumption reaches 6 200 kWh/cap (12% above the EU average).

Graph: CONSUMPTION TRENDS BY ENERGY SOURCE (Mtoe)

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Slovenia energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Slovenia imports the totality of its oil requirements in the form of oil products (4 Mt in 2015). Italy is its largest supplier (37% in 2015), followed by the United States (14%). The country's only refinery (13 500 bbl/d Lendava) ceased operating in 1998 (temporary operations in 2010).

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Oil products consumption

Oil consumption has been declining since 2012 (-7%), reaching 2.3 Mt in 2015. According to preliminary statistics, it increased by 0.7% in 2016.

Graph: OIL CONSUMPTION (Mt)

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EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Refined oil products production

Natural gas consumption

Natural gas consumption, which had contracted by more than 30% between 2007 and 2014, grew by 6.1% in 2015 to 816 mcm, due to a higher demand from the power sector. According to preliminary statistics, it increased by 2.5% in 2016, again driven by the power sector.

Graph: NATURAL GAS...

EMEA LNG Trade Dataset

 Natural gas domestic consumption

Coal consumption

Coal and lignite consumption, which slightly eroded between 2002 and 2012 (-1.2%/year), collapsed in 2013 and 2014 due to a much lower demand from the power sector. Indeed, most of lignite is used for power production (97% in 2015); in 2015, lower hydropower availability resulted in a 16%...

 Coal and lignite domestic consumption

Power consumption

The dynamic growth in electricity consumption (+3.3%/year between 2000 and 2007) was stalled by the economic crisis in 2008-2009. Since then, electricity consumption has remained stable at around 12.5 TWh. It grew by 2.5% to 12.9 TWh in 2015, but declined by 3.2% in 2016 to 14.6 TWh, as...

Renewable in % electricity production

According to the European Directive on renewables, the national target is to raise the share of renewables in final consumption to 25% in 2020 (of which 10.5% in transport, 31% for heating and more than 39% for electricity). To reach that target, the 2010 energy policy fixed targets for...


 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)
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