Year:2014 (April 28th)
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2014 (April 28th)
Policy Type:Policy Support>Strategic planning
Policy Target:Wind, Solar, Multiple RE Sources>Power, Bioenergy, Geothermal
Policy Sector:Electricity
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Legal References:PROGRAMA: Especial para el Aprovechamiento de Energias Renovables

Main objective of the Special Program for the use of Renewable Energy is to increase:

1) Installed capacity and generation from renewable sources
2) Public and private investment in generation, construction and extension of the infrastructure
3) Participation of biofuels in the electricity matrix 

The programme targets 23 345MW of renewable energy capacity to be installed by 2018. The overall target is split into technology targets:

  • Hydropower 13 030 MW,
  • Wind 8922 MW,
  • Geothermal 1018 MW,
  • Bioenergy 784 MW and
  • Solar PV 627 MW.



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