Switzerland: Overall Summary

In Switzerland, the generation of electricity generated by the use of renewable energy sources is promoted through a feed-in tariff. Access of renewable energy plants to the grid is subject to the general legislation on energy. Electricity from renewable energy sources is not given priority connection.

Switzerland

Further information

  • Agentur für Erneuerbare Energien und Energieeffizienz (Agency for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency)
  • +41 31 301 89 62
  • AEE website
  • Eidgenössische Elektrizitätskommission EIkom (Swiss Federal Electricity Commission)
  • +41 31 322 58 33
  • Elcom website