Country:France
Year:2004
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:International
Date Effective:2004
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Feed-in tariffs/premiums, Economic Instruments>Market-based instruments, Regulatory Instruments
Renewable Energy Policy Targets:Bioenergy
Policy Sector:Electricity
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Ministry of Environement, Energy and the Sea
Renewable Energy Description:

Since 2004, four tender rounds have been launched and completed (2004, 2007, 2009, 2010) in order to procure new biomass power plants projects. Projects were selected through tendering process and granted support had a form of feed-in tariff.

In 2016, a new tender has been launched to cover period of three years to acquire following volumes:

  • 10 MW/year for biogas projects and
  • 50 MW/year for biomass projects – of which 10 MW of capacity are dedicated for small projects with individual capacity up to 3 MW each. 
Related policies:National Renewable Energy Action Plan (NREAP) , Renewable Energy Feed-In Tariff: Solar PV , Renewable Energy Feed-In Tariff: Biomass , Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs (III)

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