Hungary’s National Energy Strategy to 2030 is a major step in formulating a long-term vision for the sector. Its main objective is to ensure a sustainable and secure energy sector while supporting the competitiveness of the economy.


Key energy statistics

Key recommendations, 2017

  • Implement measures towards 2030 objectives

    Translate the key priorities contained in the National Energy Strategy to 2030 into action plans and implementation measures with clear responsibilities and deadlines, including an integrated and efficient implementation mechanism.

  • Lift the last barriers hampering liberalisation of the energy market

    Develop a clear and transparent programme for the achievement of full retail market liberalisation, including the elimination of administratively determined end user prices.

  • Adopt more ambitious targets for energy efficiency

    Adopt more ambitious energy efficiency targets to support the wider energy policy goals of energy security, affordability and sustainability.

  • Provide the conditions to secure generation adequacy and security of electricity supply

    Develop a clear strategy to secure a sufficient level of generating capacity in a competitive power sector, which ensures generation adequacy and security of supply.

  • Review the Paks new-build nuclear framework

    Ensure that the Paks new-build nuclear framework is consistent with EU principles, rules and regulations to allow the smooth implementation of the project, one of the cornerstones of the National Energy Strategy 2030.