Law 26.190 - Promotion of Renewable Source of Energy for Electricity Production

Source: IEA/IRENA Renewables Policies Database
Last updated: 1 March 2018

Superseding National Law Nr. 25.019 to promote wind energy, Law Nr. 26.190 provides feed-in tariffs for the production of energy from all renewable sources:

 

Power plant capacity

Period of time

Feed-in tariff levels ARS/kWh

Solar PV

All capacities

15 years

0.90

Wind

All capacities

0.015

Geothermal

< 30 MW

0.015

Tidal energy

Biomass

Biogas

Small Hydropower

The law underscores the political intention to create jobs by promoting the use of renewable energy sources and to increase the national and regional net outputs by using domestic products.

The law also sets the target of raising the share of renewable energies to 8% of the national electricity mix by the end of 2016.

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