Market development

Energy economy

Net capacity of power plants by energy source in the EU 2015 – 2022

Bruttostromerzeugung in der EU nach Energieträgern 2011 – 2022

Household electricity price in the EU 2016 – 2022

Electricity price for traders 2016 – 2022

Electricity prices for household consumers in Europe

Household electricity prices in Europe (annual electricity consumption: 2,500 – 5,000 kWh) were between 9 and 52 cents/kWh in 2022.

The average electricity price within the EU was 24 cents/kWh.


Global electricity production by generation type

The graph shows that renewable energies will dominate global electricity production in the future. By 2050, the share of photovoltaics is expected to increase to around 35% of total generation.