Swiss Energy Strategy Electricity Consumption Targets

The new Swiss Energy Act, in force as of 01.01.2018, sets goals for energy efficiency, power consumption, renewable and hydroelectric power generation, for the years 2020 and 2030.

Swiss Energy Targets for 2020 and 2030

Target20202030
Energy efficiency-16%*-43%*
Per capita electricity consumption-3%*-13%*
Domestic non-hydro renewables4.4 TWh11.4 TWh
Hydropower35 TWh 37.4 TWh

Source: Swiss Federal Office of Energy – Media and Political Affairs division – 18 January 2018
ES2050_Standardreferat_2018.01.18_E.pdf

*Reference year 2000