Country:Poland
Year:1991
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:1991
Policy Type:Policy Support
Policy Target:Energy Sector
Agency:Ministry of Economy; Ministry of Finance
URL:http://www.mg.gov.pl/Bezpieczenstwo+gospodarcze/Energetyka/Odnawialne+zrodla+energii
Description:

A package of mechanisms of support for energy supply from RES:

  • exemption of excise tax for the sales of electricity from RES;
  • introduction of the obligation to obtain a specific number of certificates of origin for electricity generated from renewable energy sources for energy companies selling electricity to end user;
  • process of building new biogas plants, urine and liquid manure tanks and manure plates;  
  • adaptation of local boiler-houses to burn wood biomass and straw;
  • increased consumption of ethanol and bioethanol in fuels in agriculture;
  • support for the cultivation of plants for energy purposes;
  • improvements in technologies for growing and harvesting energy plants and research to develop technologies and to implement the cultivation of new species of energy plants.
Related policies:Polish Energy Policy until 2030

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