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Policies & Measures

This section contains information about policies and measures addressing energy poverty.

Target socioeconomic group
Target housing situation

Energy suppliers are obliged to monthly provide regional regulators with the tariffs applied. These tariffs are uploaded in a database enabling tariff comparison on the website of each regional regulator. The „dare to compare” campaign launched at federal level has provided visibility to these...Read more

Target socioeconomic group
Target housing situation
Energy carrier

This measure provided households with smart meters that allowed the power supply to be reduced to 1000W in case of non-payment, instead of disconnection.Read more

Organisation type
Target socioeconomic group
Target housing situation

Households that have debts on their energy bills will be forwarded to the the supplier of last resort and prepayment electricity and gas meters are implemented, sometimes coupled with a power limiter for electricity (with a minimum guaranteed supply).Read more

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