Country:Bangladesh
Year:2004
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2004
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Tax relief, Economic Instruments
Policy Target:Solar>Solar photovoltaic, Solar Thermal>Solar heat, Wind
Policy Sector:Electricity, Heating and Cooling
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:National Board of Revenue (NBR)
URL:http://www.nbr.gov.bd/contents/tariff_schedule/189.pdf
URL:http://www.nbr.gov.bd/tariff_schedule.php?lan=eng
Description:

The regulatory code 155 provides import duty exemptions for solar cells, modules and lanterns. As the table shows, the duties for other wind and solar equipment are also relatively low. 

Equipment

Import duty

Photovoltaic cells, even if they are assembled into modules or panels

0%

Solar powered lantern/lamps having no provision for electrical power

0%

Complete photovoltaic systems 

1%

Wind power generators

1%

Solar water heater with insulated storage tank

10%

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