According to Bulgarian National Statistical Institute, production of electricity in January 2018 increased by 0.5 % compared to December 2017, to 4,135 GWh, while consumption of electricity rose by 9.2 % on monthly basis and amounted to 3,599 GWh. Consumption of natural gas in January 2018 rose by 7.1 % and amounted to 391 million cubic meters.
Compared to January 2017, production of electricity decreased by 12.2 %, while its consumption decreased by 8.5 %. Consumption of natural gas dropped by 13.3 % compared to January 2017.
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