Factsheet: Renewable electricity regulation

Renewable electricity regulation

Key Information

Country/Region:

Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Grand Ducal regulation of 1st August 2014 on the generation of electricity based on renewable energy sources
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Règlement grand-ducal du 1er août 2014 relatif à la production d’électricité basée sur les sources d’énergie renouvelables
Description: 
This regulation promotes the use of electricity produced from Renewable Energy sources in Luxembourg. The amount of feed-in tariff differs for the various technologies and depends on the size of the plant. The feed-in tariff is guaranteed for a period of 15 years. The tariff for new plants depends on the source of energy and the year of commissioning and decreases according to a percentage set by law (Art. 7-14 and 16-23, RGD du 1 août 2014). The tariff in force in the year of commissioning is applicable during the entire eligibility period.
Goal/Aim: 
Support electricity from renewable sources.

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Ministère de l’Economie - Ministry of the Economy

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2014