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.

 

08/17 → 01/18

02/18 → 07/18

08/18 → 01/19

 

Consumption electricity

Normal rate € 0,1603 /kWh € 0,1728 /kWh € 0,1764 /kWh
Dual rate - Day € 0,1673 /kWh € 0,1827 /kWh € 0,1859 /kWh
Dual rate - Night € 0,1330 /kWh € 0,1354 /kWh € 0,1398 /kWh
Exclusive night € 0,1023 /kWh € 0,1003 /kWh € 0,1059 /kWh
 

Consumption gas

Consumption gas € 0,02929 /kWh € 0,03140 /kWh € 0,03190 /kWh


Contibutions

Federal contribution electricity € 0,0034575 /kWh € 0,0034852 /kWh € 0,0034852 /kWh
Federal contribution gas € 0,0005746 /kWh € 0,0005758 /kWh € 0,0005758 /kWh
Contribution on energy - elec € 0,0023306 /kWh € 0 /kWh * € 0 /kWh *
Contribution on energy - gas € 0,0012073 /kWh € 0 /kWh * € 0 /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.