|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Regulatory Instruments|
|Policy Target:||Wind, Bioenergy>Biomass for power, Geothermal>Power, Multiple RE Sources>Power, Ocean, Solar, Solar Thermal|
|Size of Plant Targeted:||Large|
|Agency:||Ministry of Industry, Tourism and Commerce|
|Legal References:||Royal Decree Act 6/2009 of 30 April|
Starting in May 2009, future renewable energy power projects must be pre-registered before they can eligible to receive feed-in tariffs. The provision does not apply to solar photovoltaic facilities. In order to be registered, a planned facility must meet all regulatory and administrative requirements, including building permits, provisions for transportation and distribution, grid access, and have adequate funding to cover at least 50% of investment costs. A financial guarantee also needs to be deposited with the Directorate General for Energy Policy and Mines, in the amount of EUR 20/kW, and of EUR 100/kW in the case of solar thermal technology.
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