Country:Australia
Year:2009
Policy status:Ended
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2009
Date Ended:2012 (June 30th)
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies
Policy Target:Energy Sector>Distribution/Storage, Energy Sector>Electricity Generation>Renewable>Solar Photovoltaic, Energy Sector>Electricity Generation>Renewable>Solar Thermal
Agency:Australian Renewable Energy Agency
URL:http://arena.gov.au/about-arena/history/
Funding:AUD 1.5 billion
Description:

 The Solar Flagships Program was established in December 2009 to support the construction and demonstration of large-scale, grid-connected solar power stations in Australia. The program supported solar power playing a significant role in Australia’s electricity supply and operating within a competitive electricity market. The program is closed.

Related policies:Clean Energy Initiative , Australian Solar Institute

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