Slovakia

Slovakia

Geopolitical Informations

Capital
Bratislava
Total area
49,035 km2

Main legislative bodies

  • Národná rada (National Council)

Latest News

SPECIAL COP23: the Bula spirit makes progress on Paris Agreement implementation

The 23rd session of the UNFCCC Conference of the Parties concluded its works on the early morning of Saturday 18th November, after that delegates read more...

SPECIAL COP23: Powering Past Coal Alliance puts pressure on major coal consumers

The UK and Canada have launched the “Powering Past Coal Alliance” at COP23 in Bonn. The coalition unites a number of governments, businesses and read more...

SPECIAL COP23: High-level segment to step up last days’ efforts in Bonn

The high-level segment of the Bonn Climate Change Conference opened its works yesterday afternoon (Nov. 15th) with an official event at the presence of read more...

Climate Policy Facts

Emissions

Year Total GHG Emissions Excluding LUCF ( MtCO2e) Total GHG Emissions Excluding LUCF Per Capita ( tCO2e Per Capita) Total GHG Emissions Excluding LUCF Per GDP ( tCO2e / Million $ GDP)
1990 69.98 13.21 863.15
1991 61.90 11.67 893.75
1992 56.87 10.72 880.30
1993 54.22 10.18 871.48
1994 50.77 9.50 768.29
1995 50.81 9.48 726.44
1996 51.16 9.52 684.04
1997 51.40 9.55 658.04
1998 50.43 9.36 618.66
1999 49.39 9.15 605.60
2000 47.00 8.72 568.53
2001 48.29 8.98 564.50
2002 47.92 8.91 535.63
2003 48.52 9.03 517.56
2004 47.47 8.84 482.05
2005 48.58 9.04 462.51
2006 47.60 8.86 418.28
2007 46.72 8.69 371.54
2008 46.09 8.57 346.62
2009 42.14 7.82 333.32
2010 43.46 8.06 329.99
2011 42.10 7.80 310.35

The line chart shows the country’s carbon emissions by year, expressed in million tonnes of CO2 equivalent (MtCO2e) for emission totals, and in tonnes of CO2 equivalent (tCO2e) for per capita and per dollar of GDP values. It is based on data from CAIT platform provided by the World Resource Insititute, and updated regularly with the most recent data available.

By selecting or deselecting each item, you can compare or give prominence to particular emission trends.

 

Energy

Energy Source Production (ktoe) TPES (ktoe)
Coal 612,898 3777,602
Oil 182,017 3369,02
Natural gas 96,812 4619,254
Nuclear 3812,094 3812,094
Hydro 316,738 316,738
Geothermal 8,645 8,645
Solar thermal 0,048 0,048
Solar photovoltaics 1,72 1,72
Tide, wave, ocean 0 0
Wind 0,344 0,344
Biomass 716,4 716,4
Biofuels 191,38 197,146
Waste 57,312 57,312

The double-doughnut chart shows the country’s energy production and TPES (Total Primary Energy Supply), expressed in thousand tonnes of oil equivalent (ktoe). It is built on data from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development/International Energy Agency libraries, and updated regularly with the most recent data available.

The INNER RING represents the country’s energy production from each energy source, corresponding to the quantities of fuels extracted or produced.

The OUTER RING shows the country’s total primary energy supply of each fuel. It represents the net quantities of fuels made available on the domestic market, after foreign transfers and trading. According to IEA’s definition, TPES equals production plus imports minus exports minus international bunkers plus or minus stock changes.

Differences between production and TPES are significant as they highlight the actual country’s behaviour in the matter of a given energy source. Production values and TPES values of the same energy source may vary widely, especially in case of the much-traded fossil fuels.

 

National Policy

 

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International Policy

General features

 

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Negotiating position

 

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