Structural characteristics

According to the publication requirements of § 10 and § 27 StromNEV every year on April 1st characteristic figures concerning the electricity grid have to be published on the Internet. These figures are represented in the following overview:

Publications in accordance with § 10 and § 27 of the StromNEV (1.4.2021)

§ StromNEV Data Description Ultra High Voltage level Transformation level
10 (2) Magnitude of average losses of the previous year 1.0% 0.5%
10 (2) Average energy losses purchasing costs of the previous year 5.108 ct/kWh 5.108 ct/kWh
24 (4) 4
27 (2) 1
circuit length (overhead lines) as per 31 Dec of the previous year 10,558 km -
24 (4) 4
27 (2) 1
circuit length (cables) as per 31 Dec of the previous year 67 km -
24 (4) 4
27 (2) 2
installed transformer capacity (transformation level) as per 31 Dec of the previous year - 65,120 MVA
24 (4) 4
27 (2) 3
energy extracted in the previous year 100,397,337,938 kWh 30,319,008,934 kWh
24 (4) 4
27 (2) 4
number of extraction points 769 223
24 (4) 4
27 (2) 5
population figure in the grid area as per 31 De Only relevant for low voltage levels
24 (4) 4
27 (2) 6
Supplied area according to §24 section. 2 clauses 2 and 3 Only relevant for low and high voltage levels
24 (4) 4
27 (2) 7
Geographic area of the grid as per 31 Dec 79,187 km² -
27 (2) 8 Number of extraction points with a quarter-hourly based power reading or a profile reading metering 272
27 (2) 8 number of other extraction points 720
27 (2) 9 name of the responsible metering point operator Amprion GmbH