Netherlands Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2016

“Netherlands 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 Netherlands to promote renewable energy.

The report details promotional measures in Netherlands 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 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 Netherlands.

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

Table of Contents

1Table of Contents

1Table of Contents2

1.1List of Tables4


2.1Renewable Energy Policy5

2.2GlobalData Report Guidance5

3Renewable Energy Policy, Netherlands6


3.2National Renewable Action Plan6


3.4Green Deal7

3.5Net Metering8

3.6Green Fund Scheme8

3.7Green Certificate Trading8

3.8Environmental Protection Tax9

3.9Energy Performance Advice9

3.10Guarantees of Origin9

3.11Energy Investment Allowance10

3.12Environmental Investment Allowance11

3.13Arbitrary Depreciation of Environmental Investments Scheme11

3.14Financial Incentive for Solar Power Installations12

3.15North Seas Countries' Offshore Grid Initiative12

3.16Far and Large Offshore Wind Program13

3.17Guarantee Scheme for Geothermal Energy14

3.18Carbon Capture and Storage Projects14

3.19Emission Trading14






4.5Contact Us17


List of Tables

1.1List of Tables

Table 1: Renewable Energy Targets (%), Netherlands, 20206

Table 2: Abbreviations16

List of Figures



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