Country:Japan
Year:1997 (last updated 2015)
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:1997 (last updated 2015)
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Direct investment>Infrastructure investments, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Demonstration project, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme >Technology deployment and diffusion, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme >Technology development, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources
Policy Sector:Multi-sectoral Policy
Agency:Ministry of Economy of Trade and Industry (METI)
URL:http://www.meti.go.jp/english/aboutmeti/policy/
Funding:April 2014-March 2015: 101.2 billion yen, April 2015-March 2016: 130.7 billion yen
Description:

METI operates various programme for development and dissemination of renewable energy every year. The (provisional) budget of METI for development and dissemination of renewable energy from April 2015 to March 2016 consists of:

- 7.9 billion yen for R&D of offshore wind power generation;
- 10.5 billion yen for deployment and demonstrative operation of transmission networks for wind power;
- 8.0 billion yen for local investigation for deployment of geothermal power generation;
- 2.98 billion yen for R&D of geothermal power generation;
- 4.35 billion yen for technology development for lower cost of PV with high-efficiency and high-reliability;
- 0.8 billion yen for subsidies for deployment of biofuel;
- 2.35 billion yen for worldwide dissemination of Japanese renewable energy technology.

This record supersedes:Promotion for Development and Dissemination of PV systems , Subsidy for RD&D for New and Renewable Energy

Last modified: Wed, 03 Feb 2016 11:01:37 CET