Country:Egypt
Year:2012 (July)
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2012 (July)
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, Policy Support>Strategic planning, Regulatory Instruments>Other mandatory requirements
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources>Power, Wind, Solar
Policy Sector:Electricity
Size of Plant Targeted:Large
Agency:New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA)
URL:http://www.nrea.gov.eg/english1.html
Description:

In July 2012 the Egyptian Solar Plan was approved in the Cabinet. It targets to install around 3,500 MW of solar power plants (2,800 MW CSP + 700 MW PV) by 2027. Private investment share of these installations is estimated for 67% through competitive bidding, feed-in tariff and third party access schemes. The incentives provided for wind energy projects will be applied for solar projects.

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