|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies|
|Renewable Energy Policy Targets:||Multiple RE Sources|
|Size of Plant Targeted:||Small and Large|
|Climate Change Policy Targets:||Framework/ Multi-sectoral Policy|
|Agency:||Ministry of Energy- Renewable energy organization of Iran (SUNA)|
|Legal References:||Article 61-Amendment of Energy Consumption Pattern|
|Enforcement:||Act of Iranian Parliament|
|Funding:||Value of avoided cost of fossil fuels & benefits of the non-production of environmental pollutants|
|Renewable Energy Description:|
Section A. Article 10 of section B article 25 of executive by law of sectional regulation of government financial mannual in 4th development program:
In order to encourage and persuade private sector to invest in renewable energy power plants, a definite amount in accordance to every 1KWh electricity generated by such power plants will be paid by Iran Department of Enviroment from the fund for plan No.40404002 in annual budjets and by Iran management and programing organization's approval due to not spreading emissions of pollutants to the enviroment.
|Climate Change Description:|
The Ministry of Energy is required to support the expanded use of renewable energy sources, including wind energy, solar, geothermal,hydro power (up to ten megawatts), marine and biomass (including agricultural waste, forestry waste and municipal,industrial & manure sweage, biogas and biomass) and aims to facilitate the integration of these activities through the relevant organizations and sign a long-term guaranteed contract pf purchasing the electricity from renewable sources produced by non-governmental developers.
Last modified: Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:43:21 CET