Factsheet: Auction system for large RES-E plants

Auction system for large RES-E plants

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The revised version of renewable electricity subsidy system in Italy came into effect in 2012 and aims to support large-scale RES-E plants (more than 5 MW). A bidding system is put into practice for each RE source and each 6 months, and plants which all the construction and operations permissions can access to the bid; the plants offering the lowest price for electricity fed into the grid are subsidized, up to a given annual target.
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Support electricity from renewable sources.

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