Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2013
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Direct investment>Infrastructure investments, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives
Policy Target:Wind>Onshore, Solar, Geothermal, Bioenergy, Hydropower, Multiple RE Sources, Multiple RE Sources>All
Policy Sector:Electricity, Framework Policy, Multi-sectoral Policy
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Ministry of Energy - Renewable Energy Organization of Iran
Legal References:Act 69 of Annual Budget Law (2014) Ratified by Parliament
Enforcement:Act of Iranian Parliament

The Ministry of Energy is obliged to include in electricity bills an amount of 30 Rials per kilowatt-hour as electricity duties, in addition to the price of electricity sold, and to receive such amount from clients except rural households. The amount earned shall be deposited into the account of TAVANIR with Sate Treasury, and the exact amount shall be expended merely for development and maintenance of rural electricity grids as well as for generation of renewable and clean electricity. The mentioned funds shall not be considered as revenue for the related companies.

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