Germany’s electricity supply is particularly reliable, as a comparison with its European neighbours clearly shows. In 2016, German final electricity users experienced an average of no more than twelve minutes and eight seconds of interruption to their electricity supply. This puts Germany among the very best in Europe.Find out more
Quote of the week
"Economic growth and our energy supply need to be sustainable to be ensured in the long term. Our citizens dream of happiness, of leading lives marked both by prosperity and respect for our planet’s resources, and we are convinced that we must not destroy their dream."
Minister Altmaier at the Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue (BETD), speaking about the importance of the global energy transition.