December 2022 | Electricity Market Review - Annual
13 February 2023

In 2022, Georgian power plants generated 14,247 mln. kWh of electricity, record high generation for a single year. This represents a 13% increase in total generation, compared to the previous year (in 2021, total generation was 12,645 mln. kWh). The increase in the generation on a yearly basis comes from the increase in hydropower generation (6%), thermal power (42%), and wind power generation (5%).

Among the different sources of electricity, hydropower remained dominant, reaching record generation for a single year. Specifically, in 2022, hydropower (HPP) generation amounted to 10,771 mln. kWh (75.6% of total); wind power (WPP) generation was 88 mln. kWh (0.6% of total), and thermal power (TPP) generation was 3,388 mln. ეkWh (23.8% of total).