Egypt’s generated electricity increased by around 2.9% year-on-year (Y.o.Y) in November 2017, Egypt Oil & Gas reports.

The country generated 14.3 kWh in November 2017, compared to the 13.9 kWh generated in November 2016.

Statistics released by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS) reveal that electricity output steadily decreased in the second half of 2017:  20.3 kWh in July, 19.7 kWh in August, 17.1 kWh in September, and 15.8 kWh in October.

Conversely, electricity consumption increased to reach 12.9 kWh in November 2017, from 12.6 kWh in the same month of the preceding year.

Consumption has been gradually falling since July 2017, when it recorded 13.6 kWh.