OFFSHORE GRID LEVY PURSUANT TO SECTION 17 ENERGY INDUSTRY ACT

According to section 17f of the German Energy Industry Act, the German transmission system operators are obliged to transparently calculate the offshore grid levy (up to and including 2018 called “offshore liability levy”) for the following calendar year and to publish their calculations by October 15th of a calendar year.

The revenue from the offshore grid levy is used to cover costs incurred from compensation for disruptions of the grid connection of offshore wind farms as well as the costs for constructing and operating offshore connection lines.

Levy for not privileged end consumer 2022

0,419 ct/kWh


You will find more information for the corresponding levies under the following link netztransparenz.de

Levy for not privileged end consumer 2021

0,395 ct/kWh


You will find more information for the corresponding levies under the following link netztransparenz.de

Levy for not privileged end consumer 2020

0,416 ct/kWh


You will find more information for the corresponding levies under the following link netztransparenz.de

Levy for not privileged end consumer 2019

0,416 ct/kWh


You will find more information for the corresponding levies under the following link netztransparenz.de

Levy for not privileged end consumer 2018

0,037 ct/kWh


You will find more information for the corresponding levies under the following link netztransparenz.de

Levy per end consumer (EC) group 2017

EC group A´

- 0.028 € cent/kWh

EC group B´

0.038 € cent/kWh

EC group C´

0.025 € cent/kWh

Levy per end consumer (EC) group for 2016

The offshore liability levy for 2016 will be payable by end consumers from 1 January 2016.

EC group A´

0.040 € cent/kWh

EC group B´

0.027 € cent/kWh

EC group C´

0.025 € cent/kWh

Levy per end consumer (EC) group for 2015

The offshore liability levy for 2015 will be payable by end consumers from 1 January 2015.

EC group A´

-0.051 € cent/kWh

EC group B´

0.050 € cent/kWh

EC group C´

0.025 € cent/kWh

Levy per end consumer (EC) group for 2014

The offshore liability levy for 2015 will be payable by end consumers from 1 January 2014.

EC group A´

0.250 € cent/kWh

EC group B´

0.050 € cent/kWh

EC group C´

0.025 € cent/kWh

Levy per end consumer (EC) group for 2013

EC group A´

0.250 € cent/kWh

EC group B´

0.050 € cent/kWh

EC group C´

0.025 € cent/kWh

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