Social maximum prices

Rates below are VAT-included. For electricity this amounted to 6% until 31/08/2015. Since 01/09/2015 however, this is 21%. For gas the VAT rate remains 21%.

The social rates for electricity and gas are composed of a price per consumed kWh which must be added to the federal contribution and surcharges. Since 01/04/2014 the social rates are already included in the federal contribution electricity.

 

01/20 → 06/20

07/20 → 09/20

10/20 → 12/20

 

Consumption electricity

Normal rate 0,1902 €/kWh 0,1583 €/kWh 0,1624 €/kWh
Dual rate - Day  0,2013 €/kWh  0,1627 €/kWh  0,1678 €/kWh
Dual rate - Night 0,1547 €/kWh 0,1321 €/kWh 0,1356 €/kWh
Exclusive night 0,1107 €/kWh 0,0906 €/kWh 0,0995 €/kWh
 

Consumption gas

Consumption gas 0,2518 €/kWh 0,0154 €/kWh  0,0178 €/kWh

 

 

01/19 → 12/19

01/20 → 12/20


Contributions

Federal contribution electricity 0,0033862 €/kWh 0,0031805 €/kWh
Federal contribution gas 0,00061220 €/kWh 0,0007513 €/kWh

 

(*) From 1 January 2018 the environmental tax on energy is no longer billed.

All these parameters are also available on the website of the federal regulator, the CREG.