Country:Latvia
Year:2010
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2010
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Feed-in tariffs/premiums
Renewable Energy Policy Targets:Multiple RE Sources
Agency:Ministry of Economy
URL:http://em.gov.lv/em/2nd/?lng=en&cat=30169
URL:http://www.vvc.gov.lv/export/sites/default/docs/LRTA/MK_Noteikumi/Cab._Reg._No._262_-_Production_of_Electricity_Using_Renewable_Energy_and_Determination_of_the_Price.doc
Renewable Energy Description:

The public trader is obliged to purchase electricity generated from renewable energy sources from those electricity producers who have received the right to sell electricity under the mandatory procurement process.

In accordance with the amendments to Cabinet Regulation No. 262 of 16 March 2010 "Regulations Regarding the Production of Electricity Using Renewable Energy Resources and the Procedures for the Determination of the Price", in the period from 26 May 2011 to 1 January 2013 the Ministry of Economy does not organise any tenders on granting the right to sell under procurement the electricity generated by biomass, biogas, solar or wind power plants and producers may not qualify for selling electricity under the mandatory procurement process.

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