Asia Pacific Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2014

Asia Pacific Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2015

Global Data, Date of Publication: Aug 27, 2015, 192 Pages
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Asia-Pacific Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2015 offers comprehensive information on The report presents an in-depth analysis of the renewable energy policies across the major countries in Asia-Pacific namely Australia, China, India, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, New Zealand, Vietnam and Taiwan.

The report provides the current and future renewable energy targets and plans along with the present policy framework, giving a fair idea of overall growth potential of their renewable energy industry. The report also provides major technology specific policies and incentives provided in each of these countries. The report also provides insights to major policy initiatives for the market development of renewable energy sources such as wind, solar, geothermal, biopower and biofuels.

The report is built using data and information sourced from industry associations, government websites and statutory bodies. The information is also sourced through other secondary research sources such as industry and trade magazines.

Scope

The report covers policy measures and incentives used by the major countries in Asia-Pacific region to promote renewable energy.

The report details promotional measures in different countries both for the overall renewable energy industry and for specific renewable energy technologies namely solar, wind, geothermal, hydro and bioenergy.

The report also highlights the differences and focus of the renewable energy policy frameworks in different countries in Asia-Pacific.

The report provides a platform for comparison of various renewable energy policies across countries. Major countries include Australia, China, India, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, New Zealand, Vietnam and Taiwan.

Reasons To Buy

  • The report will enhance your decision making capability in a more rapid and time sensitive manner. It will allow you to:
  • Develop business strategies with the help of specific insights about policy decisions being taken on renewable energy by different markets.
  • Identify opportunities and challenges in exploiting the renewable energy markets.
  • Compare the level of support provided to different renewable energy technologies in different countries.
  • Increase future revenue and profitability with the help of insights on the future opportunities and critical success factors in the renewable energy market.
  • Be ahead of competition by keeping yourself abreast of all the latest policy changes.


TABLE OF CONTENTS

1.1 List of Tables

1.2 List of Figures

2 Introduction

2.1 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Global, Overview

2.2 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Global, Major Policy Measures

2.2.1 Feed-in Tariff Program

2.2.2 Renewable Portfolio Standards

2.2.3 Tradable Renewable Energy Certificates Systems

2.2.4 Capital Subsidies, Grants and Rebates

2.2.5 Energy Production Payments and Investments and Other Tax Credits

2.2.6 Tax Rebates

2.2.7 Net Metering

2.2.8 Public Investment Loans

2.3 Comparison of Major Policy Instruments by Country

2.4 GlobalData Report Guidance

3 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, Australia

3.1 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, Australia, Overview

3.2 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Australia, Federal Policies and Incentives

3.2.1 Renewable Energy Target Scheme

3.2.2 Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership

3.2.3 Renewable Energy Demonstration Program

3.2.4 Clean Energy Initiative

3.2.5 Renewable Power Percentage

3.2.6 Renewable Energy Future Fund

3.2.7 Renewable Energy Venture Capital Fund

3.2.8 Climate Change Grant Program

3.2.9 Community Energy Grants Program

3.2.10 Community Energy Efficiency Program

3.2.11 Carbon Pricing Mechanism

3.2.12 Clean Energy Finance Corporation

3.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar Power, Australia, Federal Incentives

3.3.1 Solar Cities Program

3.3.2 Collaboration on Building Solar Future

3.4 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Australia, Federal Incentives

3.4.1 Wind Energy Forecasting Capability

3.4.2 National Code for Wind Farm Construction

3.4.3 Mechanisms Supporting Grid-Connected Wind Power

3.5 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Geothermal, Australia, Federal Incentives

3.5.1 Geothermal Drilling Program

3.6 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, Australia, Federal Incentives

3.6.1 Ethanol Production Grants Program

3.6.2 Biofuels Capital Grants Program

3.6.3 Fuel Tax Reforms

3.6.4 Advanced Biofuels Investment Readiness Program

3.7 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Energy Efficiency, Australia, Federal Incentives

3.7.1 Energy Efficiency Information Grants

3.7.2 Energy Savings Initiative

3.7.3 Low Carbon Communities

3.7.4 Tax Breaks for Green Buildings

3.8 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Australia, State Level Policies and Incentives

3.8.1 South Australia

3.8.2 New South Wales

3.8.3 Victoria

3.8.4 Tasmania

3.8.5 Queensland

3.8.6 Australian Capital Territory

3.8.7 Western Australia

4 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, Japan

4.1 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, Japan, Overview

4.2 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, Japan, Major Policies

4.2.1 Establishment of New Energy Development Organization

4.2.2 New Renewable Energy Target

4.2.3 New 2010 Renewable Energy Targets

4.2.4 Special Measures Law for Promoting the Use of New Energy

4.2.5 Comprehensive Review of Japanese Energy Policy

4.2.6 Japan Renewable Energy Policy Platform

4.2.7 Feed-in Tariffs for Renewable Energy

4.2.8 Support for Deployment of New and Renewable Energy

4.2.9 Subsidy for Research and Development for New and Renewable Energy

4.2.10 Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry to Double Budget for Renewable Energy

4.2.11 Innovative Strategy for Energy and the Environment

4.2.12 Green Investment Tax Credit

4.2.13 Cool Earth Energy Innovative Technology Plan

4.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar Power, Japan

4.3.1 Solar Power in Government Office Buildings

4.3.2 Subsidy for Residential PV Systems

4.3.3 Fiscal and Tax Incentives for Solar PV Generation

4.4 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Japan

4.4.1 Research and Development of Next-Generation Wind Power Technology

4.5 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Geothermal, Japan

4.5.1 Promotion of Geothermal Power Generation

4.5.2 Japan Petroleum Exploration Company Start Geothermal Survey for Power Generation

4.6 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Hydropower, Japan

4.6.1 Project for Developing Small and Medium-Sized Hydroelectric Power Plants

4.7 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, Japan

4.7.1 Biofuel Targets

4.7.2 Bio-diesel Policy

4.7.3 Methane to Markets Partnership

4.8 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Energy Efficiency, Japan

4.8.1 National Electricity Saving Action

4.8.2 Financial or Tax Incentives for Energy Efficient Buildings

4.8.3 Amended Energy Conservation Law

5 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, India

5.1 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, India, Overview

5.2 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, India, Major Policies

5.2.1 Electricity Act 2003

5.2.2 Integrated Energy Policy

5.2.3 Renewable Portfolio Standards

5.2.4 Tariff Policy 2006

5.2.5 Ladakh Renewable Energy Initiative

5.2.6 Remote Village Electrification Program

5.2.7 Central Financial Assistance for Renewable Projects

5.2.8 Renewable Energy Certificates

5.2.9 Foreign Investment Policy

5.2.10 India Plans to Build Several Renewable Power Projects

5.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, India

5.3.1 Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission

5.3.2 Generation Based Incentives

5.3.3 Central Financial Assistance for Solar Power Projects

5.3.4 Feed-in Tariffs

5.3.5 India Semiconductor Policy

5.3.6 Demonstration and Promotion of Solar PV Devices and Systems in Urban Areas and Industry

5.3.7 Development of Solar Cities Scheme

5.3.8 Energy Efficient Solar and Green Buildings Scheme

5.4 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, India

5.4.1 Central Government Tax Incentives for Wind Power

5.4.2 Generation-Based Incentive for Grid Connected Wind Power Projects

5.4.3 Financing Guidelines for Wind Energy Projects

5.4.4 Regulatory Incentives and State Government Policies

5.5 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, India

5.5.1 Biomass Power and Bagasse Co-generation Program

5.5.2 Central Financial Assistance for Biomass Power Projects

5.5.3 Capital Subsidy for Biomass Gasifiers and Biomass Co-generation Projects

5.5.4 Ethanol Production and Blending

5.5.5 National Biomass Cookstove Program

5.5.6 National Biofuel Policy

5.5.7 National Biodiesel Mission

5.5.8 Regulatory Incentives for Bioenergy

5.6 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Hydropower, India

5.6.1 Small Hydropower Program

5.6.2 Financial Support to Private Sector, Joint Sector and Co-operative Society

5.6.3 Financial Support to State Government, Central Government and Public Sector Units

5.6.4 Financial Support for Renovation and Modernization of Small Hydro Projects

5.6.5 Regulatory Incentives for Small Hydro Plants

5.7 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Energy Efficiency, India

5.7.1 National Building Code

5.7.2 Energy Conservation Building Codes

5.7.3 Environmental Impact Assessment

5.7.4 Green Building Rating Systems

5.7.5 Incentives Offered by the State or Central Government

6 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, South Korea

6.1 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, South Korea, Overview

6.2 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, South Korea, Major Policies

6.2.1 Green Growth Policy

6.2.2 Subsidy Program (Renewable Energy Demonstration and Deployment)

6.2.3 Research Funding for the Development of Renewable Energy Sources

6.2.4 Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership

6.2.5 The Promotional Law of New and Renewable Energy Development, Use and Dissemination

6.2.6 Second and Third Basic Plan for New Renewable Energy Technology Development, Use and Deployment

6.2.7 Certification for New and Renewable Energy Facilities

6.2.8 Tax Audit Exemption

6.2.9 National Energy Plan 2008–2030

6.2.10 One Million Green Homes Program

6.2.11 Feed-in Tariff Program

6.2.12 Renewable Portfolio Standards

6.2.13 Renewable Portfolio Agreement

6.2.14 Mandatory Use for Public Buildings

6.2.15 Methane to Markets Partnership

6.2.16 Memorandum of Understanding between Korean Wind Energy Association and RenewableUK

6.2.17 SeaRoc and CDS Wind Sign Offshore Wind Joint Agreement

6.2.18 US Department of Energy and South Korea Announce New Clean Energy Partnership

6.2.19 South Korea and Cameroon Considering Development of Renewable Capacity

7 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Vietnam

7.1 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Vietnam, Overview

7.2 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Vietnam, Major Policies

7.2.1 Electricity Law 2004

7.2.2 Law on Environmental Protection 2005

7.2.3 Development Support Mechanism for Wind Power Projects under Decision 37

7.2.4 World Bank Approves $2.37m Grant for Energy Efficiency Project

7.2.5 Renewable Energy Development Project

8 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Taiwan

8.1 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Taiwan, Overview

8.2 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Taiwan, Major Policies

8.2.1 Renewable Energy Development Act

8.2.2 Renewable Energy Incentives

8.2.3 New Offshore Wind Power Development Incentive Program

8.2.4 National Science and Technology Program – Energy

8.2.5 Million Rooftop PV Project

8.2.6 Taiwan Launches Smart Grid Deployment Project

8.2.7 Taiwan and State of Idaho Sign Memorandum of Understanding on Green Energy Collaboration

9 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Thailand

9.1 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Thailand, Overview

9.2 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Thailand, Major Policies

9.2.1 Alternative Energy Development Plan 2012–2021

9.2.2 Tax Incentives through Board of Investment

9.2.3 Technical Assistance for Renewable Energy Projects

9.2.4 Investment Grants

9.2.5 Soft Loans – Revolving Fund

9.2.6 Energy Service Company Fund

9.2.7 Adder Feed-in Premiums

9.2.8 Energy Conservation Program

9.2.9 Small Power Producer and Very Small Power Producers Program

9.2.10 Feed-in Tariff for Distributed Solar Power

10 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, New Zealand

10.1 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, New Zealand, Overview

10.2 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, New Zealand, Major Policies

10.2.1 New Zealand Energy Strategy

10.2.2 New Zealand Energy Efficiency and Conservation Strategy, 2011

10.2.3 Electricity Industry Act 2010

10.2.4 New Zealand, Emissions Trading Scheme

10.2.5 New Zealand, Climate Change and Sustainability Agenda

10.2.6 Solar and Heat Pump Water Heating

10.2.7 Efficient Lighting Strategy

10.2.8 Energy Saving Scheme: Solar Heaters Support

10.2.9 Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership

10.2.10 National Policy Statement for Renewable Electricity Generation

10.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar Power, New Zealand

10.3.1 Grants for Public Buildings

10.3.2 Commercial Project Grants

10.4 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, New Zealand

10.4.1 Resource Management Act 1991

10.5 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, New Zealand

10.5.1 New Zealand Bioenergy Initiative

11 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, China

11.1 Renewable Energy Regulatory Framework, China, Overview

11.2 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, China, Major Policies and Incentives

11.2.1 Renewable Energy Law

11.2.2 International Science and Technology Co-operation Program for New and Renewable Energy

11.2.3 Shandong Province Village Renewable Energy Regulations

11.2.4 Medium- and Long-term Development Plan for Renewable Energy

11.2.5 The 12th Five-Year Plan

11.2.6 New Carbon Intensity Target

11.2.7 China to Join International Renewable Energy Agency

11.2.8 Renewable Energy Tariff Surcharge Grant Funds Management Approach

11.2.9 Renewable Electricity Bonus

11.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar Power, China

11.3.1 Golden Sun Program

11.3.2 Building Integrated PV Subsidy Program

11.3.3 Feed-in Tariff for Solar Projects

11.3.4 Notice of the Ministry of Finance on the Value Added Tax Policies on Solar PV Power Generation, September 29, 2013

11.3.5 Distributed PV Power Generation Project

11.3.6 Notice of the National Energy Administration and China Development Bank on Supporting the Financial Services to the Distributed Solar PV Power Generation

11.3.7 Notice on Effect of Price Leverage to Promote Healthy Development of PV Industry

11.3.8 Subsidies for Solar PV in Rural Areas

11.3.9 Research and Development Support for Solar PV

11.3.10 Solar Power Technology Development 12th Five-Year Special Plan

11.3.11 Shandong Province Energy Fund

11.3.12 Shandong Provinces Sunshine Plan

11.4 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, China

11.4.1 Feed-in Tariffs for Wind Power

11.4.2 Low Interest Rate Loans

11.4.3 Value Added Tax and Import Tariff Rebate on Key Wind Turbine Components

11.4.4 Market Entry Standards for Wind Equipment Manufacturers

11.4.5 Interim Measure on the Management of Offshore Wind Farms

11.4.6 Offshore Wind Development Plan

11.4.7 Wind Power Technology Development – 12th Five-Year Plan Special Planning

11.4.8 Special Fund for the Industrialization of Wind Power Equipment

11.4.9 Notice on Integrating and Accommodating Wind Power

11.4.10 Hainan Province Plan for the Construction of Wind Farms

11.5 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Hydropower, China

11.5.1 Preferential Value Added Tax for Small Hydropower

11.5.2 Rural Electrification Policies Favoring Small Hydro Installation

11.6 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, China

11.6.1 Feed-in Tariffs for Biomass

11.6.2 Support for Biogas Projects

11.6.3 Financial Incentives for Ethanol

11.6.4 Non-food Biomass Feedstock Standardization Technical Committee

11.7 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Energy Efficiency, China

11.7.1 Shandong Province Energy Fund

11.7.2 Energy Saving and New Energy Automotive Industry Development Plan 2012–2020

11.7.3 National Building Energy Standard

12 Appendix

12.1 Abbreviations

12.2 Sources

12.3 Methodology

12.3.1 Coverage

12.3.2 Secondary Research

12.4 Disclaimer

List Of Tables

Table 1: Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Global, Renewable Energy Policy Instruments by Country, 2014

Table 2: Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Global, Feed-in Tariff for Promoting Renewables by Country, 2014

Table 3: Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Global, Targets for Addition of Various Renewable Energy Technology by Country, 2014

Table 4: Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme, Australia, Solar Credits, 2009–2013

Table 5: New Large-scale Renewable Energy Target, Annual Targets, Australia (TWh), 2014–2030

Table 6: Renewable Power Policy Framework, Australia, Major Policy Instruments Supporting Industry, 2003–2015

Table 7: Renewable Power Market, Japan, Renewable Contribution to Electricity Generation under Japan Renewable Energy Policy Platform (%), 2050

Table 8: Renewable Power Market, India, Renewable Portfolio Standards Specified by State Electricity Regulatory Commissions (%), 2010–2014

Table 9: Renewable Power Market, Renewable Energy Certificate Trading, 2014–2015

Table 10: Renewable Power Market, India, Foreign Direct Investment ($m), 2009–2012

Table 11: Solar Power Market, India, JNNSM, Phase Wise Targets, 2010–2022

Table 12: Solar Power Market, India, JNNSM Mission Targets, Funding Requirements, 2010–2022

Table 13: Solar Power Market, India, Projects with Existing PPA with NVVN, Phase I, Batch I and Batch II (MW)

Table 14: State Feed-in Tariff Details for Solar Power Plants by Technology, 2012

Table 15: Solar Power Market, India, Central Financial Assistance for Off-grid Projects, 2013

Table 16: Solar Power Market, India, Central Financial Assistance for Off-grid Projects in Urban Areas

Table 17: Solar PV Market, India, Feed-in Tariffs, 2015

Table 18: Solar Power Market, India, Solar Cities Program, State List of 48 Cities with In-Principle Approval, 2011

Table 19: Custom Duty for Wind Equipment and Components (%), 2013

Table 20: Wind Power Market, India, Guidelines for Projects Financed through IREDA

Table 21: State Feed-in Tariff Details for Wind Power Plants, 2012

Table 22: Central Financial Assistance for Biomass Power Project and Bagasse Co-generation Projects by Sugar Mill Type

Table 23: Central Financial Assistance for Bagasse Co-generation Project in Existing Co-operative Sector Sugar Mills Employing Boiler Modifications, India

Table 24: Capital Subsidy for Biomass Gasifiers Projects, India

Table 25: Renewable Energy Market, India, Financial Support for Biofuel

Table 26: State Feed-in Tariff Details for Bioenergy-based Power Plants by Technology, 2013

Table 27: Financial Support for Hydropower, India, Support for Private Sector, Joint Sector and Co-operative Society

Table 28: Financial Support for Hydropower, India, Support to Private Sector, Joint Sector and Co-operative Society

Table 29: Financial Support for Hydropower, India, Support to Government/State/Public Sector for Renovation and Modernization

Table 30: State Feed-in Tariff Details for Small Hydropower Plants, 2012

Table 31: Solar PV Feed-in Tariff, South Korea (KRW per kWh), 2010–2011

Table 32: Feed-in Tariff for Wind, South Korea (KRW/kWh), 2009–2011

Table 33: Feed-in Tariff for Mini-hydro, South Korea (KRW/kWh), 2010

Table 34:Renewable Portfolio Standards, South Korea, Targets (%), 2012–2020

Table 35: National Science and Technology Program – Energy, Taiwan, Budget Allocation (TWDm), 2009–2013

Table 36: Alternative Energy Development Plan, Thailand, Comparison of Old REDP and New AEDP, 2014

Table 37: Adder Feed-in Premiums, Thailand, Premium for Renewable Energy Technologies, 2014

Table 38: Feed-in Tariff for Rooftop Solar Installations, Thailand, 2014

Table 39: Feed-in Tariff for Community Ground-Mounted Solar Installations, Thailand, 2014

Table 40: Major Renewable Energy Law Implementation Timelines, China, 2013

Table 41: Renewable Energy Law, China, Major Regulations, 2005–2006

Table 42: Renewable Energy Targets, China, 2015–2020

Table 43: Solar PV Market, China, Feed-in Tariffs in Major Provinces, 2015

Table 44: Wind Power Market, China, List of Major Policies, 2013

Table 45: Abbreviations

List Of Figures

Figure 1: Renewable Power Market, Australia, Impact on Applicable Renewable Power Sources, 2013

Figure 2: Small-scale Renewable Energy Scheme, Process Diagram, Australia, 2014

Figure 3: Large-scale Renewable Energy Target, Process Diagram, Australia, 2013

Figure 4: New Large-scale Renewable Energy Target, Annual Targets, Australia (TWh), 2014–2030

Figure 5: Solar PV Power Market, Australia, Annual Capacity Additions (MW), 2001–2014

Figure 6: Renewable Power Market, Japan, Impact Analysis of Policies, 2005–2014

Figure 7: Renewable Power Market, Japan, Policy Impact on Applicable Renewable Power Sources, 2014

Figure 8: Renewable Power Market, Japan, Renewable Contribution to Electricity Generation under Japan Renewable Energy Policy Platform (%), 2050

Figure 9: Solar PV Power Market, Japan, Annual Capacity Addition (GW), 2001–2014

Figure 10: Renewable Power Policy, India, Policy Impact on Applicable Renewable Power Sources, 2013

Figure 11: Renewable Power Market, India, Number of Renewable Energy Certificates Issued, 2014–2015

Figure 12: Solar PV Power Policy, India, Annual Capacity Addition (MW), 2001–2014

Figure 13: Solar Power Market, India, Projects with Existing PPA with NVVN, Phase I, Batch I and Batch II (MW)

Figure 14: Wind Power Policy, India, Annual Capacity Addition (MW), 2001–2014

Figure 15: Renewable Power Market, South Korea, Policy Impact on Applicable Renewable Power Sources

Figure 16: Renewable Power Market, China, Policy Impact on Applicable Renewable Power Sources, 2014

Figure 17: Solar PV Power Policy, China, Annual Capacity Addition (GW), 2001–2014

Figure 18: Wind Power Market, China, Annual Capacity Addition (GW), 2001–2014

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