Country:Panama
Year:2011 (April 25th)
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2011 (April 25th)
Date Amended:

2013;

Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Market-based instruments, Regulatory Instruments
Renewable Energy Policy Targets:Wind, Onshore
Policy Sector:Electricity
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
URL:http://www.energia.gob.pa/tmp/file/340/Ley44-2011(GO26771).pdf
URL:http://www.energia.gob.pa/tmp/file/334/Ley18-2013(GO27254).pdf
URL:http://www.energia.gob.pa/Legislaciones-Electricidad
Renewable Energy Description:

In 2011 Panama introduced system of reverse auctions for procuring onshore wind installations. Auctions are open to private investors who bid for guaranteed electricity prices for period of 15 years. Projects are selected based on the lowest offered price of the generation.

In 2013, auction system was amended. 

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