Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2007
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Feed-in tariffs/premiums
Policy Target:Hydropower
Policy Sector:Electricity
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Ministry of Ecology, Energy and Sustainable Development
Legal References:Arrêté du 1 mars 2007
Description:Under the Electricity Law 2000, a feed-in tariff was introduced on 1 March 2007 for hydropower installations with contracts of 20 years. The tariff comprises 6.07 Eur cents/kWh, together with a bonus of between 0.5 and 3.5 for small installations and a bonus of between 0 and 1.68 Eur cents/kWh in winter depending upon the regularity of production.

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