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The Bundesnetzagentur's monitoring tasks are set out in the Energy Act (EnWG). As part of its activities the Bundesnetzagentur conducts an annual survey of companies in the energy market.

The Bundesnetzagentur is required to publish a report annually on the results of its monitoring activities, conducted in the performance of its regulatory tasks in the electricity and gas sectors, most notably to create transparency in the markets. The Bundesnetzagentur works together with the Bundeskartellamt in drawing up the report.

Monitoring Report 2022

The Bundesnetzagentur and the Bundeskartellamt (Federal Cartel Office) are required under the Energy Act (EnWG) and the Competition Act (GWB) respectively to conduct joint monitoring activities in the electricity and gas sectors.

Monitoring report 2022 - Key findings and summary (English) (pdf / 1 MB)

For any questions about the report please contact us with the subject line "Question Monitoring-Report 2020".

Previous Monitoring Reports (2012-2021)

Monitoring report 2021 (pdf / 10 MB)
Monitoring report 2021 - Key findings and summary (English) (pdf / 2 MB)

Monitoring report 2020 (pdf / 6 MB)
Monitoring report 2020 - Key findings and summary (English) (pdf / 415 KB)

Monitoring report 2019 (pdf / 10 MB)
Monitoring report 2019 - Key findings and summary (English) (pdf / 4 MB)

Monitoring report 2018 (pdf / 10 MB)
Monitoring report 2018 - key findings (English) (pdf / 1 MB)

Monitoring report 2017 (pdf / 13 MB)
Monitoring report 2017 - key findings (English) (pdf / 505 KB)

Monitoring Report 2016 (pdf / 8 MB)
Monitoring report 2015 (pdf / 7 MB) (Courtesy translation for your convenience)
Monitoring Report 2014 (pdf / 15 MB)
Monitoring Report 2013 (pdf / 9 MB)
Monitoring Report 2012 (pdf / 4 MB)

The downloads of the Monitoring Reports from 2006 to 2011 - only in German language - can be accessed here.