|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Regulatory Instruments>Obligation schemes , Regulatory Instruments>Monitoring, Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards|
|Renewable Energy Policy Targets:||Wind, Solar|
|Policy Sector:||Electricity, Framework Policy, Multi-sectoral Policy|
|Size of Plant Targeted:||Small and Large|
|Agency:||Ministry of Energy - Renewable energy organization of Iran (SUNA)|
|Legal References:||Article 139 of the 5th program ratified by Iran Islamic Consultative Parliament|
|Enforcement:||Act of Iranian Parliament|
|Funding:||Government sector (general budget: managed funds and subsidies of loan interest) and private sector|
|Renewable Energy Description:|
In order to establish infrastructures to manufacture solar and wind power plant equipments, deploy clean energy and increase the renewable share in the country energy mix, the government is authorized to support private and cooperative sectors by using managed funds and loan interest subsidies to pave the way for the installation of 5000 MW wind and solar energy.
The objectives of the policy are to increase the share of renewables in the energy mix, improve energy security, reduce enviromental pollution and create jobs.
Last modified: Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:43:22 CET