Generation and Trade
Generation of electricity and thermal energy, electricity and natural gas trade in the Baltic states, and administration of the mandatory electricity procurement process in Latvia.
The distribution service ensures the flow of electricity from the transmission network to consumers. Sadales tīkls AS is the country’s largest distribution system operator and covers approximately 99% of the territory of Latvia. Distribution system service tariffs are approved by the Public Utilities Commission (PUC).
More information on Sadales tīkls AS webpage www.sadalestikls.lv.
On 10 June 2020, the former Latvenergo AS subsidiary Latvijas elektriskie tīkli AS which leased transmission system assets – 330 kV and 100 kV electricity transmission lines, substations and distribution points – to the transmission system operator, was separated from Latvenergo Group. The Latvian electricity transmission system assets, which were in possession of Latvijas elektriskie tīkli AS (330 kV and 110 kV power transmission lines, substations and distribution points), have been transferred to the state and it is further planned to invest them into the share capital of Augstsprieguma tīkls AS.
Data as of 31.12.2019
Thermal energy output
Generated from renewable energy
Market share in the Baltics
Retail electricity supply
Retail natural gas supply
Thermal energy sold
Installed electrical capacity
Length of distribution lines
Installed thermal capacity
Length of transmission lines
Transmission Transformer Capacity