Sweden Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2016

“Sweden 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 Sweden to promote renewable energy.

The report details promotional measures in Sweden 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 Sweden.

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

Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents

1.1 List of Tables

2 Introduction

2.1 Renewable Energy Policy

2.2 GlobalData Report Guidance

3 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Sweden

3.1 Renewable Energy Market, Sweden, Overview

3.2 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Major Policies and Incentives

3.2.1 Sweden Renewable Energy, Targets

3.2.2 Sustainable Energy and Climate Policy

3.2.3 Green Certificate Scheme

3.2.4 Norway-Sweden Green Certificate Scheme

3.2.5 Energy Tax and Carbon Tax

3.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar Power

3.3.1 Solar Aid

3.3.2 Support for Solar Heating Investment

3.4 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind Power

3.4.1 Reduced Real Estate Tax

3.4.2 Vindforsk Research Program

3.4.3 Vindval Capacity Building Program

3.5 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Hydropower

3.5.1 Hydropower Quota System

3.6 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy

3.6.1 Vehicle Taxation

3.6.2 Vehicle Ethanol Conversion Regulation

3.6.3 Fossil Fuel Blending

3.6.4 Electricity Certificates Scheme

3.7 Policy Support for Energy Efficiency

3.7.1 Sustainable Municipalities Program

3.7.2 Program for Improving Energy Efficiency in Energy-Intensive Industries

3.7.3 Government Subsidies for Local Energy Efficiency Measures

3.7.4 Energy Efficiency Measures for Government Authorities

3.7.5 Building Energy Performance Certificates

4 Appendix

4.1 Abbreviations

4.2 Bibliography

4.3 Methodology

4.4 Contact Us

4.5 Disclaimer

List of Tables

1.1 List of Tables

Table 1: Renewable Energy Market, Sweden, Quota Obligation per MWh, 2012–2035 (Renewable Energy Certificates)

Table 2: Abbreviations

List of Figures



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