Country:Lithuania
Year:2013 (March 3rd)
Policy status:Superseded
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2013 (March 3rd)
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Feed-in tariffs/premiums
Renewable Energy Policy Targets:Solar, Solar, Solar photovoltaic, Wind, Hydropower, Bioenergy, Bioenergy, Biofuels for transport, Bioenergy, Biomass for heat, Bioenergy, Biomass for power, Bioenergy, Co-firing with fossil fuels
Policy Sector:Electricity, Framework Policy
Size of Plant Targeted:Small, Small and Large
Agency:Ministry of Energy; National Control Commission for Prices and Energy;
URL:http://www3.lrs.lt/pls/inter3/dokpaieska.showdoc_l?p_id=443831&p_query=&p_tr2=2
URL:http://www.regula.lt/
Legal References:Resolution on the Feed-in Tariffs for Electricity Produced from Renewable Energy Sources (2nd quarter of 2013) No. 03-58 Law on Energy from Renewable Energy Sources (Law No. XI-1375);
Renewable Energy Description:

Plants producing electricity from renewable energy sources with capacity no bigger than 10 kWh are eligible to benefit from fixed purchase price for sell of their redundant electricity.

Plants producing electricity from renewable energy sources with capacity exceeding 10 kWh are granted feed-in tariff contracts through tenders. National Control Commission for Prices and Energy sets maximum feed-in tariff rate that they can be granted.

Feed-in tariffs are:

  • Controlled, verified and levels are set by the National Control Commission for Prices and Energy.
  • Verified every 3 months
  • Granted for period of 12 years

Following renewable energy technologies are eligible: wind, solar, biomass, biogas and hydropower.

Geothermal plants are not eligible for FIT.

Feed-in tariff rates for period of 1 April 2013 to 30 June 2013: click here to download.

Related policies:Law on Energy from Renewable Sources , Feed-in Tariffs for Electricity Produced from Renewable Energy Sources (3rd quarter of 2013)
This record is superseded by:Feed-in Tariffs for Electricity Produced from Renewable Energy Sources (3rd quarter of 2013)
Related Documents:

Text of the Resolution on the Feed-in Tariffs for Electricity Produced from Renewable Energy Sources (2nd quarter of 2013) accessible here (Lithuanian only): Click here to download

Last modified: Tue, 18 Aug 2015 15:09:39 CEST