Country:Japan
Year:1998
Policy status:Ended
Date Effective:1998
Date Ended:2013 (March)
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives, Policy Support
Policy Target:
Policy Sector:
Agency:New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), New Energy Promotion Council (NEPC)
URL:http://www.meti.go.jp/english/index.html
Funding:5.2 billion yen in 2006
Description:

To promote new energy sources, NEDO subsidises renewable energy projects at the local level. Public entities and NGOs are eligible for a subsidy to promote PV, biomass, waste and wind power generation, fuel cells, solar thermal, natural gas co-generation, waste thermal, waste fuel production, biomass thermal use, clean energy vehicles and water-source heat pumps. The subsidy rate is up to 50% of the cost for installation, deployment, promotion of public awareness and related activities.

Amended:

NEDO ended this subsidy programme in March 2009. After that, NEPC had executed it from April 2009 to March 2013.

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