Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2012
Date Ended:2020
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Obligation schemes , Regulatory Instruments>Monitoring, Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards
Policy Target:Wind, Solar
Policy Sector:Electricity, Framework Policy, Multi-sectoral Policy
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Ministry of Energy - Renewable energy organization of Iran (SUNA)
Legal References:Article 139 of the 5th program ratified by Iran Islamic Consultative Parliament
Enforcement:Act of Iranian Parliament
Funding:Government sector (general budget: managed funds and subsidies of loan interest) and private sector

In order to establish infrastructures to manufacture solar and wind power plant equipments, deploy clean energy and increase the renewable share in the country energy mix, the government is authorized to support private and cooperative sectors by using managed funds and loan interest subsidies to pave the way for the installation of 5000 MW wind and solar energy.

The objectives of the policy are to increase the share of renewables in the energy mix, improve energy security, reduce enviromental pollution and create jobs.

Last modified: Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:43:22 CET