Country:Brazil
Year:2012 (April 19th)
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2012 (April 19th)
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>User charges
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources>Power
Policy Sector:Electricity
Size of Plant Targeted:Small
Agency:The Brazilian Energy Agency (ANEEL);
URL:http://www.aneel.gov.br/cedoc/ren2012482.pdf
Legal References:ANEEL Net Metering Regulation 482/2012
Description:

On 19th of April 2012 Resolution 482 of The Brazilian Energy Agency (ANEEL) entered into force introducing net metering policy in Brazil for small scale renewable generators.

Renewable generators up to 1 MW capacity interconnected to low and medium-voltage grid are allowed to sell a surplus of the electricity back to the national grid in return for the electricity billing credit to be recuperated within 36 months.

 

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