Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2010
Date Amended:


Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, Regulatory Instruments
Policy Target:Energy Utilities>CHP, Industry>Industrial subsectors>Cross-industry
Agency:Ministry of the Economy

This law allows for grants to companies in the industrial, commercial and handcraft sector having a commercial establishment permit. Under this regulation, the Ministry of Economy and Foreign Trade provides subsidies for energy-saving, and renewable energy investments.

These subsidies are offered for measures taken that improove energy efficiency of industrial processes, for the use of renewable energy sources or for combined heat and power (CHP) production based on renewable energy sources. The assessment is made by comparing the planned investments to a counterfctual scenario.

Grants cover up to 40% of eligible costs. Small and medium sized enterprises are eligible for grants that cover up to an additional 10% of eligible costs.

25 Energy Efficiency Recommendations Applied:Industry, High-efficiency industrial equipment and systems, Industry, Energy management

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