|Date Ended:||2012 (December 31st)|
|Policy Type:||Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, 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|
|Renewable Energy Description:|
Ministerial Decree 284/2011 adjusts fixed tariffs dedicated to electricity generated from renewable energy sources in micro-generation plants.
As of 2012, the reference tariff for renewables micro generation will be reduced from the planned EUR 360/MWh to EUR 326/MWh. Micro generation tariffs are awarded for a 15 year period, devided between the first eight years and the subsequent seven years.
In the Decree Law 363/2007 implementing micro generators remuneration cheme, tboth reference tariffs - EUR 400/MWh for the efirst ight years and EUR 240/MWh for the subsequent seven years- were meant to be reduced by EUR 20/MWh per year.
Decree 284/2011 actually increases this annual tariff reduction from EUR 20/MWh to EUR 54/MWh for the first 8 years, and from EUR 20/MWh to EUR 35/MWh for the following 7 years.
Also, the present Decree includes a reduction from 25 MW to 10 MW of the overall subsidised capacity of micro generation that can be connected to the grid annually.
|Related policies:||Feed-in tariffs for micro and mini generation for 2014 , Feed-in tariffs for micro and mini generation for 2013 (Portarias 430/2012 and 431 /2012)|
Last modified: Tue, 20 May 2014 15:18:56 CEST