Country:Turkey
Year:2001
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2001
Date Amended:

2013 (November 2nd); 2015 (February 2nd) 

Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Obligation schemes , Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies
Policy Target:Energy Sector>Electricity Generation>Renewable
Agency:Energy Market Regulatory Authority
URL:http://www.epdk.gov.tr/index.php/elektrik-piyasasi/mevzuat?id=1414
Legal References:Law No: 6446, Date of Acceptance: 14/03/2013, Official Gazette Publishing Date: 30/03/2013 No: 28603
Description:

The Electricity Market Licensing Regulation of the Electricity Market Law (Law Number 6446) contains two regulations pertaining to the promotion of the use of renewable energy:

  1. The legal entities applying for licences for construction of renewable energy facilities are required to pay only 1% of the total licence fee.
  2. Also renewables based generation facilities are exempt from paying the annual licence fees for the first eight years following the facility completion date as specified in the licence. The Turkish Electricity Transmission Company (TEIAS) and/or distribution companies are required to give priority status for systems connection of generating facilities based on renewables.

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