Country:Thailand
Year:2008 to 2011
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2008 to 2011
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies
Policy Target:Solar Thermal
Policy Sector:Heating and Cooling
Size of Plant Targeted:Small
Agency:Department of Alternative Energy Development and Efficiency (DEDE)
URL:http://www.dede.go.th/
Description:The DEDE initiated in 2008 the Solar Hot Water Hybrid system promotion project. The programme financially supprot the deployment of high efficiency solar collector and waste heat from air conditioner and boiler installations and stimulate investment. The government provides grants to support the cost of hybrid system installation feasibility studies and preliminary design in hotels and commercial buildings. The programme focuses on small scale projects and allocates grants supporting up to 30% of initial investment of the installation cost. In 2008, the programme subsidised 3, 972.52 m2 of solar PV installation area, and 3, 000 m2 in 2009. The programme target to install 15,000 m2 in 2010 and 10, 000 m2 in 2011.

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