Country:Chinese Taipei
Year:2009 (last updated 2016)
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2009 (last updated 2016)
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Feed-in tariffs/premiums
Policy Target:Wind>Onshore, Bioenergy>Biofuels for transport, Geothermal, Hydropower, Ocean, Solar, Solar Thermal, Solar>Solar photovoltaic, Wind>Offshore
Policy Sector:Electricity
Description:

In 2009, the government implemented the feed-in tariff for electricity from renewable sources, namely onshore and offshore wind, rooftop and ground-mounted solar PV, hydro, geothermal, biomass and waste.

FITs for power generation are financed by electricity consumers and by the Petroleumand Agricultural Development Funds for thermal generation

FIT levels are adjusted on a yearly basis. 

Amended:

Feed-in tariff levels in 2016:

Renewable Source

Power plant capacity

Feed-in tariff levels in TWD/kWh 2016

Wind

Onshore

< 20 kW

8.5095

> 20 kW

2.8099

Offshore

All sizes

Two options: 1) 5.7405 fixed for 20 years or 2) 7.1085 fixed for 10 years and 3.4586 fixed for remaining 10 years

Solar PV

Rooftop

< 20 kW

6.4813

20 kW – 100 kW

5.2127

100 kW – 500 kW

4.8061

> 500 kW

4.6679

 

Ground-mounted

All sizes

4.6679

Hydropower

2.9078

Geothermal

4.9428

Biomass

with anaerobic digestion

3.9211

without anaerobic digestion

2.7174

Waste

2.943

Other

2.7174

 

Related policies:Statute for Renewable Energy Develoment Bill

Last modified: Tue, 09 Feb 2016 16:46:06 CET