BAKU, Azerbaijan, March 4
By Tamilla Mammadova – Trend:
Georgia purchased 827.8 million kilowatt-hours of electricity in the first two months of 2021, more than 410 million kWh per month, Trend reports via the Georgian Electricity Market Operator (ESCO).
As reported, the main suppliers are Russia and Azerbaijan. Some 521 million kWh of electricity has been purchased from Russia in 2 months, and 299.7 million from Azerbaijan.
January 2021 electricity import figures:
- Russia - 262.315 million kWh;
- Azerbaijan - 151.78 million kWh;
Total imports - 414.09 million kWh.
In February 2021, Georgia imported electricity from the following markets:
- Russia - 258.85 million kWh;
- Azerbaijan - 147.94 million kWh;
- Turkey - 6.93 million kWh;
Total imports - 413.72 million kWh.
In 2020, Georgia bought the most electricity from Azerbaijan. Georgia purchased 726 million kilowatt-hours of electricity from this country, equal to 45 percent of total imports.
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