Country:France
Year:2000
Policy status:Superseded
Date Effective:2000
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives
Policy Target:
Description:

In the Framework Law of November 2000 relating to the modernisation and development of the public electricity service, a price list for electricity based on renewable energy has been determined: for wind energy, each producer will have the possibility to sign a 15-year contract which will allow a remuneration of the order of FF 0.55/kWh for the first five years of produced energy; for hydroelectricity, each producer will be able to sign a 20 year contract which will allow FF 0.040/kWh for energy produced by power stations less than 500 kW and FF 0.36/kWh for power stations over 500 kW, concerning household waste incinerators, the price for buying this produced electricity will be FF 0.299/kWh for a medium voltage connection and FF 0.274/kWh for high-voltage connections. The total charge will amount to FF 4.7 billion per year for the electricity sector in 2010.

This record is superseded by:Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs (I) , Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs (II) , Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs (III)

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