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2022

  1. Electricity support for households curbed record high electricity price in third quarter Article 14 November

    The price of electricity for households including grid rent and taxes, but before electricity support is deducted, was a record high 317,6 øre per kWh on average in the third quarter of 2022. Because of the electricity support for households, introduced by the government in December 2021, there was only a small increase in the price paid by households compared to the previous quarter.

2021

  1. Very high electricity price for households Article 15 November

    The average price of electricity for households, excluding taxes and grid rent, was 76.3 øre per kWh in the third quarter of 2021. This is more than twice as high compared to the average price in third quarter the last five years.

  2. Threefold increase in electricity price for households Article 17 August

    The average price of electricity for households, excluding taxes and grid rent, was 50.9 øre per kWh in the second quarter of 2021. This is more than three times as high compared to the second quarter of 2020 when the price was record low.