AFREPREN/FWD - Energy, Environment and Development Network for Africa Website

Home l Site Map l Contact Us l

Working Paper 860


About Us

Focal Areas




Energy News

Energy Events


Related Links

Picture Gallery

Contact Us

No. of Website Visitors:

Renewable Energies Feed in Tarrifs

Compiled by



1.0. Introduction

1.1. Design Options

1.2. Advantages and Disadvantages

2.0. Renewable energy policies

2.1. Rebates and grants

2.2. Tax credits

2.3. Renewable Portfolio Standards and Quota Systems

2.4. Competitive Tenders and Auctions

2.5. Tradable Renewable Energy Credits

2.6. Net Metering

2.7. Competing or Combining Policies?

3.0. Design options for Renewable Energy Feed-In Tariffs

3.1. Eligible Technologies

3.2. Eligible Plants

3.3. Financing Mechanisms

3.4. Tariff Calculation Methodology

3.5. Purchase obligations

3.6. Priority Grid Access

3.7. Cost-Sharing Methodology for Grid Connection

3.8. Effective Administrative Procedures

3.9. Setting Targets

3.10. Progress Reports

4.0. Conclusion and recommendations

This paper is available on an exchange basis. If you find it to be useful, we encourage you to send us any relevant publications from your organization. To request for the full paper, please fill in the publications request form

View the listing of Other Working Papers



wordpress visitor counter