Revision of the Electricity Supply Act

As part of the revision of the Electricity Supply Act, the basic conditions for the electricity market are being improved once again. In this context, increasing digitalisation in the electricity sector is being implicitly promoted, in particular by means of provisions for cost-efficient, high-quality data and information exchange and an optimised set of rules for exploiting flexibility (including smart control systems for production and consumption) within the system.


Start 2015
End 2027


Swiss Federal Office of Energy


Federal Department of the Environment, Transport, Energy and Communications


The energy supply system is efficient, secure and reliable



Public authorities promote and operate reliable and resilient physical as well as digital infrastructures.

*OGD: Updated in May of the reporting year, adjusted for double counts.