@TECHREPORT{oei_675, ota_publtyp = {Bericht}, oei_publtyp = {Studie}, title = {Short analysis of the increase of the German EEG surcharge for 2013}, author = {Loreck, C. and Matthes, F. and Hermann, H. and Jung, F. and Emele, L.}, year = {2012}, language = {en}, url = {/oekodoc/1607/2012-461-en.pdf}, abstract = {On 15 October 2012 the transmission network operators in Germany published the new EEG surcharge for the promotion of renewable energies which household customers will find on their electricity bill in 2013: it amounts to approx. 5.3 ct/kWh. In 2012 the surcharge stood at 3.6 ct/kWh. Oeko-Institut explains the key factors for the increase in a short analysis. Less than half the increase is caused by the additional expansion of renewable energies in 2013. This analysis is available in both German and English. }, keywords = {Energie und Klimaschutz} }