|Policy Type:||Regulatory Instruments>Obligation schemes , Information and Education>Advice/Aid in Implementation, Information and Education>Information provision, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Loans, Policy Support>Strategic planning, Regulatory Instruments>Monitoring, Regulatory Instruments>Auditing, Regulatory Instruments>Other mandatory requirements, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, Policy Support|
|Policy Target:||Solar>Solar photovoltaic, Multiple RE Sources>Power|
|Size of Plant Targeted:||Small and Large|
|Agency:||Queensland Department of Mines and Energy|
In June 2007 the Queensland government released its Smart Energy Policy, part of its Climate Smart 2050 strategy. The primary Smart Energy Policy initiatives include: The USD 50 million Queensland Renewable Energy Fund The USD 55 million Smart Energy Savings Program including the Queensland Smart Energy Savings Fund A 10% Renewable and Low Emission Target Scheme The Solar Feed-in Tariff for homes A USD 7.25 million Climate Smart Homes Rebate programme A USD 500,000 to supply Home Energy Wise Tools with the Home Water Wise service A USD 10 million Geosequestration Site Identification budget A USD 900 million investment to demonstrate clean coal technology New electricity generation.
The Programme also seeks to Increase Queensland Gas Scheme from 13% to 15% by 2010, and potentially to 18% by 2020.
|Related policies:||Queensland Solar Bonus Scheme|
Last modified: Tue, 08 Apr 2014 11:30:39 CEST