synertics logo synertics menu icon

Energy Procurement made simple

Explore our PPA insights within the renewable energy industry.


Energy Studies | 31st Jan, 2023

PV Solar and Onshore Wind capture prices in Germany

As 2022 is coming to an end, we’ve decided to share one of our case studies of this year for the German market and highlight its key points for you.

Reading time : 2 min

Written by

Tomás Oliveira

Germany is one of the European markets covered by our PPA Evaluation Tool. Like many other electricity markets, it has gone through a turbulent period with sharply rising electricity prices. To highlight the impact on renewable energy plants we computed the PV Solar and Onshore Wind capture prices between January and December 2022 throughout individual locations in Germany.


We used hourly wind speed and global irradiance data gathered from a variety of meteorological stations across Germany to estimate the production of Solar PV and Onshore Wind assets. The data was then combined with Germany’s intraday prices to compute the capture prices of the individual locations.


PV Solar and Onshore Wind Capture Prices between January and December 2022 throughout individual locations in Germany.




The results are imperative when calculating the value of assets according to their locations renewable resources and market-specific electricity prices.

What can we expect for 2023?

As European countries’ regulatory systems react to the surge in electricity prices to protect the energy security for industries and household consumers, the landscape for free market-based renewable energy investors becomes increasingly uncertain. An example for this is the recently approved European gas price cap, which can make the estimation of future electricity prices even more challenging and harm the closure of power purchasing agreements.

About Synertics

Synertics provides advisory services and develops digital data-driven solutions for the energy industry with the purpose of driving productivity and transferring knowledge.

Follow our weekly updates
Book a call