Tag: ESO

Electricity exports continue a downward trend – Bulgaria, 28 June 2017

According to the data from the Bulgarian electricity transmission system operator ESO, the decline in electricity exports is increasing. On 25 June, exports stood at 2,081,353 MWh which is 16.16 % lower compared to the same period in 2016. In May, exports dropped further by 10 % after a record decrease by 80 % in […]

Bulgaria will have 9 TWh of surplus electricity per year in ten years – Bulgaria, 8 June 2017

According to the 10-year development plan of Bulgaria’s electricity transmission system presented by operator ESO, the country will likely have an electricity surplus of between 8 and 9 TWh per year in 2026. However, for this surplus scenario ESO has not taken into consideration neither the possible rekindling and completion of nuclear power plant Belene, […]

Electricity consumption and production rose in the first five months of 2017 – Bulgaria, 6 June 2017

According to the data published by Bulgarian electricity transmission system operator ESO, the country’s electricity generation increased by 5.55 % in the period between 1 January and 4 June this year, reaching a total of 19,721 GWh. At the same time, Bulgarian electricity consumption rose by 7.65 % and amounted to 18,022 GWh. Electricity exports […]