Slovenian energy company HSE, which operates thermal power plant Sostanj, announced that the share of the plant in Slovenia’s total electricity production in 2017 was 36 %, while it was accounted for 54 % of electricity production of HSE Group. The availability of unit 6 in 2017 was 83.6 %.
Several factors affected the operation of TPP Sostanj, among which is poor hydrological situation in Slovenia, which prompted increased production during the winter and summer. Units 4 and 6 operated for 4,500 and 7,400 hours in 2017, respectively, producing a total of 3,967 GWh of electricity, majority of which was produced by unit 6 (3,132 GWh), which is 8 % ore 357 GWh more than planned for 2017.
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Tags: electricity, electricity production, HSE, Slovenia, Sostanj, statistics, TPP