Policy status:Superseded
Date Effective:2003
Date Ended:2007
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies
Policy Target:Energy Sector>Electricity Generation
Agency:Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage & the Arts
Funding:AUD 6 million

The Renewable Energy Industry Development (REID) programme provided grants to Australian companies who demonstrated that their projects will assist the development of the domestic renewable energy industry.I ndustry development grants were typically AUD 100 000. Project applicants must not have obtained significant individual financial or commercial benefits and project outcomes were to be disseminated to the wider Australian industry. Targeted at industry associations and community organisations, grants addressed renewable energy market barriers, renewable energy resource assessment, best practice guidelines, training, standard setting and related topics. The programme expired in 2007.

Related policies:Renewable Energy Equity Fund
This record is superseded by:Low Emissions Technology Demonstration Fund

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