Renewable energy levy

According to the Renewable Energies Ordinance (EEV), end users will be charged by a standard nationwide renewable energy levy. This levy must be published by transmission system operators for the following year by 15 October of each year:

Renewable energy levy for 2019

The levy identified by transmission system operators for 2019 is 6.405 eurocents per kWh.

Further details can be found on the following website, run jointly by the German transmission system operators: https://www.netztransparenz.de/EEG/EEG-Umlage

The following EEG levies are available:

Renewable Energy Levy 2018

The levy identified by transmission system operators for 2018 is 6.792 eurocents per kWh.

Renewable Energy Levy 2017

The levy identified by transmission system operators for 2017 is 6.880 eurocents per kWh.

Renewable Energy Levy 2016

The levy identified by transmission system operators for 2016 is 6.354 eurocents per kWh.

Renewable Energy Levy 2015

The levy identified by transmission system operators for 2015 is 6.170 eurocents per kWh.

Renewable Energy Levy 2014

The levy identified by transmission system operators for 2014 is 6.240 eurocents per kWh.

Renewable Energy Levy 2013

The levy identified by transmission system operators for 2013 is 5.277 eurocents per kWh.

Renewable energy levy for 2012

The levy identified by transmission system operators for 2012 is 3.592 eurocents per kWh.

Renewable energy levy for 2011

The levy identified by transmission system operators for 2011 is 3.530 eurocents per kWh.

Renewable energy levy for 2010

The levy identified by transmission system operators for 2010 is 2.047 eurocents per kWh.