Country:El Salvador
Year:2014
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2014
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Market-based instruments
Policy Target:Solar, Hydropower, Bioenergy>Biomass for power
Policy Sector:Electricity
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Consejo Nacional de Energía (CNE); Superintendencia General de Electricidad y Telecomunicaciones (SIGET);
URL:http://www.delsur.com.sv/licitacion-rnv-001-2013
Description:

On 4th of November Superintendencia General de Electricidad y Telecomunicaciones (SIGET) and Consejo Nacional de Energía (CNE) issued a call of tender for 15 MW of renewable energy projects. The winners of the tender were announced on 11 February 2014.

Summary of the auction results:

Technology

Number of projects awarded

Cumulative capacity awarded (MW)

Average price in USD/MWh

Solar PV

31

12.36

181

Small hydro

2

0.5

161.75

Biogas

2

0.45

228

Total

35

13.31

-

Remaining capacity (1.69 MW) will be allocated to the residential renewable systems of up to 5 kW size. 

 

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