|Policy status:||In Force|
|Date Effective:||2012 (December)|
|Policy Type:||Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Feed-in tariffs/premiums|
|Renewable Energy Policy Targets:||Multiple RE Sources, Power, Multiple RE Sources|
|Size of Plant Targeted:||Small and Large|
|Agency:||Ministry of Energy|
|Renewable Energy Description:|
Second revision of feed-in tariffs for Kenya was adopted in December 2011 entering into force on January 2012. The revision act introduced:
The FiT values for small renewable projects (up to 10 MW of installed capacity) connected to the grid:
The Feed-in tariff levels are denominated in the US dollars. The FiT applicable at the time a PPA is signed is the fixed value which will apply over the 20 year life of the PPA.
The cumulative capacity contribution by FiT projects of up to 10 MW shall not exceed 10% of system-wide generation capacity. When the total installed capacity of the embedded generators approaches the 10% limit, Government will consider undertaking a comprehensive study to determine whether a higher level of embedded capacity can be accommodated.
The FiT values for renewable projects above 10 MW of installed capacity:
For more details on Kenya’s feed-in tariff policy please refer to the official revision document.
|This record supersedes:||Revised Feed-in-Tariffs for Renewable Energy|
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