Privacy and Data Protection Concerns in the Regulatory Framework of Slovenian Energy Law

Keywords: cybersecurity, data protection, energy law, green and digital transformation, privacy protection


The implementation of smart energy systems (SES) in the Slovenian energy sector has raised significant privacy and data protection concerns. The collection and processing of personal data from energy consumers, as well as cybersecurity threats, pose risks that must be addressed. The legal framework governing privacy and data protection in the energy field in Slovenia is based on the GDPR, ZOEE, ZVPot-1, ZVOP-2 and others, which impose significant obligations on entities processing personal data. To mitigate these risks, exact terminology must be used to implement privacy, data protection and also cybersecurity measures and ensure compliance with the legal framework.


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Zoran Dimović, University of Maribor, Faculty of Law

University of Maribor, Faculty of Law, Maribor, Slovenia, e-mail:


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How to Cite
Dimović Z. (2023). Privacy and Data Protection Concerns in the Regulatory Framework of Slovenian Energy Law. LeXonomica, 15(1), 53-76.