Country:Austria
Year:2004
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2004
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives
Policy Target:
Agency:Provincial Governments
URL:http://www.e-control.at/
Funding:€ 37 million for 2004
Description:The Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Labour has reinstated premiums for electricity output from renewables. By agreement with all nine provincial governors, the initial € 225m fund has been increased to include € 37 million for 2004 and a ministerial decree has been issued which directs payment of the premiums ranging from € 0.03 to € 0.06/kWh for new installations as from 1 April 2004. The cost of payments to the new entrants will be added to the initial surcharge through an additional € 0.001/kWh on electricity delivery bills.

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