Country:Uruguay
Year:2009
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2009
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments
Policy Target:Wind
Policy Sector:Electricity
Agency:Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mining and UTE (National Electricity Utility)
URL:http://www.impo.com.uy/bases/decretos/567-2009/1
Legal References:Decreto N° 567/009
Description:

The law stipulates the conditions for grid dispatch of wind power. It states that wind based electricity will be considered to have zero marginal cost. The wind plants shall be dispatched provided they are available, the wind resource is there, and that there are no operating restrictions.

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