Policy status:Superseded
Date Effective:2007
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Feed-in tariffs/premiums, Policy Support, Policy Support>Strategic planning
Renewable Energy Policy Targets:Multiple RE Sources, Power
Policy Sector:Electricity
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Ministry of Federal Planning, Public Services and Investments-National Secretariat of Energy
Legal References:National Law Nr. 26.190
Renewable Energy Description:

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



All capacities



< 30 MW


Tidal energy



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.

In order to download full text of the National Law Nr. 26,190 please, Click here.

Related policies:Argentina Law 25.019 on the promotion of wind and solar energy , Law 27.191 Program to Promote the Use of Renewable Energy in Electricity Generation
This record is superseded by:Law 27.191 Program to Promote the Use of Renewable Energy in Electricity Generation

Last modified: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 17:20:00 CET