China Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2016

“China Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2016” is among the latest country specific policy reports from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialist that offers comprehensive information on major policies governing renewable energy market in the country. 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 the renewable energy industry. The report also provides major technology specific policies and incentives provided in the country. 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.


The report covers policy measures and incentives used by China to promote renewable energy.

The report details promotional measures in China both for the overall renewable energy industry and for specific renewable energy technologies that have potential in the country

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 for different renewable energy sources.

Identify opportunities and challenges in exploiting various renewable technologies.

Compare the level of support provided to different renewable energy technologies in China.

Be ahead of competition by keeping yourself abreast of all the latest policy changes.

Table of Contents

1Table of Contents

1.1List of Tables


2.1Renewable Energy Policy

2.2GlobalData Report Guidance

3Renewable Energy Policy, China


3.2Renewable Energy Law

3.2.1Renewable Energy Targets

3.2.2Feed-in Tariff

3.2.3Taxation Measures

3.2.4Grid Access

3.2.5Interconnection Standards

3.2.6Special Fund for Renewable Energy Development

3.2.7Renewable Energy Law Amendments

3.3International Science and Technology Co-operation Program for New and Renewable Energy

3.4Shandong Province Village Renewable Energy Regulations

3.5The 12th Five-Year Plan

3.6New Carbon Intensity Target

3.7China to Join International Renewable Energy Agency

3.8Renewable Energy Tariff Surcharge Grant Funds Management Approach

3.9Renewable Electricity Bonus

3.10Carbon Tax and Carbon Pricing

3.11Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar Power, China

3.11.1Golden Sun Program

3.11.2Building Integrated PV Subsidy Program

3.11.3Feed-in Tariff for Solar Projects

3.11.4Distributed PV Power Generation Project

3.11.5Notice of the National Energy Administration and China Development Bank on Supporting the Financial Services to the Distributed Solar PV Power Generation

3.11.6Notice on Effect of Price Leverage to Promote Healthy Development of PV Industry

3.11.7Subsidies for Solar PV in Rural Areas

3.11.8Research and Development Support for Solar PV

3.11.9Shandong Province Energy Fund

3.11.10Shandong Provinces Sunshine Plan

3.12Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, China

3.12.1Feed-in Tariffs for Wind Power

3.12.2Low Interest Rate Loans

3.12.3Value Added Tax and Import Tariff Rebate on Key Wind Turbine Components

3.12.4Market Entry Standards for Wind Equipment Manufacturers

3.12.5Interim Measure on the Management of Offshore Wind Farms

3.12.6Offshore Wind Development Plan

3.12.7Special Fund for the Industrialization of Wind Power Equipment

3.12.8Notice on Integrating and Accommodating Wind Power

3.12.9Hainan Province Plan for the Construction of Wind Farms

3.13Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Hydropower, China

3.13.1Preferential Value Added Tax for Small Hydropower

3.13.2Rural Electrification Policies Favoring Small Hydro Installation

3.14Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, China

3.14.1Feed-in Tariffs for Biomass

3.14.2Support for Biogas Projects

3.14.3Financial Incentives for Ethanol

3.14.4Non-food Biomass Feedstock Standardization Technical Committee

3.15Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Energy Efficiency, China

3.15.1Shandong Province Energy Fund

3.15.2Energy Saving and New Energy Automotive Industry Development Plan 2012–2020

3.15.3National Building Energy Standard




4.1.2Installed Capacity

4.1.3Electricity Generation

4.1.4Electricity Consumption

4.1.5Solar Power

4.1.6Renewable Energy Resources





4.5.1Secondary Research

4.6Contact Us


List of Tables

Table 1: Renewable Energy Law, China, Major Regulations, 2005–2006

Table 2: Renewable Energy Policy, China, Renewable Energy Targets (GW) , 2017 and 2020

Table 3: Solar PV Market, China, Feed-in Tariffs in Major Provinces, 2015

Table 4: Wind Power Market, China, List of Major Policies, 2015

Table 5: Abbreviations

List of Figures



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