Country profile



General Statistics:

  • Population: 2.05 million (2011 Register Based Census)
  • GDP: US$42.8 billion (2015, World Bank estimate)
  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions: 18.9 million metric tons gross emissions in 2012 (14.6 million metric tons net, accounting for LUCF), on a carbon-dioxide equivalent basis. Slovenia’s National Inventory Report for 2015-2016 estimated 16.6 million metric tons gross emissions (9.7 net, accounting for carbon sinks).
  • Energy use per capita: 3,272 kg of oil equivalent, 2013

Important Initiatives related to Climate Change:

INDC: As an EU member nation, Slovenia’s commitment is contained within the larger European Union INDC, which commits its 28 members to a combined reduction of 40% below 1990 levels by 2030. The text of the European Union INDC can be viewed here.

NEEAP: Slovenia has produced a National Energy Efficiency Action Plan in 2015. The Action Plan may be found here.


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Libraries and Reports

Energy Efficiency 2017

October 9, 2017

The Energy Efficiency 2017 report is a global tracker examining the trends, indicators, impacts and drivers of energy efficiency progress.

Libraries and Reports

LEDS GP Sub-National Working Group Resource Page

November 20, 2016

This resource page contains working papers, studies and reports on the integration of national and subnational actions to achieve climate goals at city, district, provincial or state level.

Trainings and webinars


November 15, 2017

Stefano Barberis presents the PLANHEAT tool for simulating alternative low carbon and economically sustainable scenarios for heating and cooling.

News and Events