Middle East And Africa Renewable Energy Policy Report 2018

"Middle East & Africa Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2018” is among the latest region specific policy report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialist that offers comprehensive information on major policies governing renewable energy market in different countries of the region.

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 different countries in Middle East and Africa

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 the countries of Middle East and Africa to promote renewable energy.

The report details promotional measures in Middle East & Africa both for the overall renewable energy industry and for specific renewable energy technologies that have potential in the region.

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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 the region.

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

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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 Executive Summary

4 Renewable Energy Policy, Algeria

4.1 Overview

4.2 Power Sector Reforms

4.3 Further Reforms Expected in Algeria’s Energy Sector in 2018

4.3.1 Tenders for Solar Power in 2018

4.4 Key Electricity Policies

4.5 Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Development Plan 2015–2030

4.6 Feed in Tariffs for Wind and Solar

4.7 Renewable Energy National Fund

4.8 Foreign Investment Laws and Regulations

5 Renewable Energy Policy, Angola

5.1 Renewable Energy Market, Overview

5.2 The General Electricity Act, 2014

5.3 Public Private Partnership (PPP) Law

5.4 Long Term Strategy Angola 2025

5.5 The National Energy Security Strategy and Policy

5.6 Sustainable Energy 4 All (SE4ALL) Goals

5.7 Regional Policy for Universal Access to Modern Energy 2014–2030

5.8 National Renewable Energy Strategy

5.9 National Development Plan 2013–2017

5.10 Ministry of Energy and Water Action Plan 2013–2017

6 Renewable Energy Policy, Egypt

6.1 Overview

6.2 Electricity Law

6.3 Power Sector Reforms

6.4 Renewable Energy Law (Decree No. 203/2014)

6.5 Build, Own, Operate, and Transfer Scheme

6.6 Renewable Energy Policies

6.7 Feed-in Tariffs

6.7.1 Phase One (September 2014)

6.7.2 Phase Two (October 2016)

6.8 Development for Renewable Energy in 2018

6.9 Auctions as the way forward for Renewable Energy in Egypt

6.10 Custom tax reduction for renewable equipment

6.11 Egypt’s Solar PV Net Metering Scheme

7 Renewable Energy Policy, Ghana

7.1 Renewable Energy Market, Overview

7.2 National Energy Policy

7.3 Renewable Energy Act

7.4 Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All)

7.5 National Electrification Scheme

7.6 Ghana Energy Development and Access Project

7.7 Strategic National Energy Plan, 2006–2020

7.8 Tax and duty exemptions

7.9 Net-Metering

7.10 Scaling–up Renewable Energy Program (SREP) in Ghana

8 Renewable Energy Policy, Iran

8.1 Overview

8.2 Key Energy Reforms

8.3 Renewable Power Policy

8.4 Feed-in Tariff for Solar Photovoltaic (PV)

8.5 Net Metering in Iran

8.6 Renewable Energy Development Fund

8.7 Renewable Portfolio Standards

8.8 Iran Plans to draw $12 Billion Green Investment through First Tender

8.9 Sixth Development Plan

9 Renewable Energy Policy, Iraq

9.1 Overview

9.2 Integrated National Energy Strategy

9.3 Electricity Master Plan to 2030

9.3.1 Privatization Plans

9.4 Renewable Energy Policy

9.5 Renewable Energy Auction

9.6 Foreign Investment Scenario

9.7 Policies for Foreign Investment in the Power Market

10 Renewable Energy Policy, Israel

10.1 Overview

10.2 Independent Electricity Generation Policy

10.3 Feed-in Tariff for Solar PV and Wind Power

10.4 Net Metering

10.5 Renewable Power Tenders/Auctions

10.6 State Subsidy for Generation from Solar PV and Wind Power

10.7 Renewable Energy Targets

11 Renewable Energy Policy, Kenya

11.1 Renewable Energy Market, Overview

11.2 Tax Incentives

11.3 Feed–in Tariff (FiT)

11.4 Move to Swap FiTs for Competitive Auctions

11.5 Solar Water Heating Regulation

11.6 Least Cost Power Development Plan (LCPDP) 2011–2031

12 Renewable Energy Policy, Morocco

12.1 Overview

12.2 Renewable Energy Development Law

12.3 Renewable Energy Targets

12.4 Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy

12.5 Moroccan Solar Program

12.6 Moroccan Wind Energy Program

12.7 Net-Metering Legislation (Law n°58-15)

12.8 Renewable Power Tenders

13 Renewable Energy Policy, Mozambique

13.1 Renewable Energy Market, Overview

13.2 Power Sector Reforms

13.3 Renewable Energy Development 2011–2025

13.4 Fundo de Energia (FUNAE)

13.5 National Biofuels Policy

13.6 Feed–in Tariffs

13.7 Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) in Mozambique

14 Renewable Energy Policy, Nigeria

14.1 Overview

14.2 National Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Policy

14.3 Renewable Energy Master Plan

14.4 Multi-Year Tariff Order 2

14.5 Feed-in Tariff

14.6 Competitive Procurement

14.7 Biofuels Blending Mandate

14.8 Green Bonds 2018

15 Renewable Energy Policy, Qatar

15.1 Overview

15.2 Renewable Energy Target

15.3 Emission Norms

15.4 Solar Power Hub

15.5 Solar Tenders

15.6 Energy Efficiency and Sustainable Development

16 Renewable Energy Policy, Saudi Arabia

16.1 Overview

16.2 National Industrial Cluster Development Program

16.3 Renewable Energy Target

16.4 Renewable Energy Auctions

16.5 Energy Research Innovation Program

17 Renewable Energy Policy, South Africa

17.1 Renewable Energy Market, Overview

17.2 National Climate Change Response Policy

17.3 Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Program (REIPPPP)

17.4 Integrated Resource Plan (IRP)

17.5 Integrated Energy Plan (IEP)

17.6 Vision, Strategic Direction, and Framework for Climate Policy

17.7 Biofuels Industrial Strategy

17.8 Green Fund

18 Renewable Energy Policy, Syrian Arab Republic

18.1 Renewable Energy Market, Overview

18.2 Master Plan for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energies

18.3 Energy Efficiency Code Project

18.4 Energy Conservation Law

18.5 Electricity Law No. 32

19 Renewable Energy Policy, Tanzania

19.1 Renewable Energy Market, Overview

19.2 Rural Energy Act, 2005

19.3 Electricity Act, 2008

19.4 Feed-in-Tariff

19.5 Competitive Bidding

19.6 Scaling up Renewable Energy Program

19.7 Power System Master Plan, 2012–2030

19.8 National Energy Policy, 2015

20 Renewable Energy Policy, UAE

20.1 Renewable Energy Market, Overview

20.2 Dubai Integrated Energy Strategy, 2030

20.3 Dubai Clean Energy Strategy, 2050

20.4 Renewable Energy Deployment Strategy

20.5 Net-metering

20.6 Solar Water Heating Regulation

20.7 Renewable Energy Auctions

20.8 Green Building Code, Dubai

21 Appendix

21.1 Market Definitions

21.1.1 Power

21.1.2 Installed Capacity

21.1.3 Electricity Generation

21.1.4 Electricity Consumption

21.1.5 Renewable Energy Resources

21.2 Abbreviations

21.3 Bibliography

21.4 Methodology

21.5 Coverage

21.5.1 Secondary Research

21.5.2 Primary Research

21.5.3 Modeling and Forecasting

21.6 Contact Us

21.7 Disclaimer

List of Tables

1.1 List of Tables

Table 1: Renewable Energy Policy, Middle East and Africa

Table 2: Wind Power Feed-in Tariffs, Algeria, 2016

Table 3: Solar PV Feed-in Tariffs, Algeria, 2016

Table 4: Renewable Energy Policy, Egypt, Solar Feed-in Tariffs (EGP/kWh) and ($/kWh), 2015

Table 5: Renewable Energy Policy, Egypt, Wind Feed-in Tariffs ($/kWh), 2015

Table 6: Renewable Energy Policy, Egypt, Key Changes, Phase One and Phase Two

Table 7: Power Market, Ghana, Feed-in Tariffs for Renewable Power Sources, 2017

Table 8: Renewable Energy Policy, Iran, Feed-in Tariffs for Renewable Energy Sources, 2017–2018

Table 9: Renewable Energy Policy, Iran, Feed-in Tariffs for Solar PV, 2017–2018

Table 10: Renewable Energy Policy, Iraq, Master Plan Financial Requirements ($bn), 2014–2017

Table 11: Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariffs, Israel, 2017

Table 12: Feed–in Tariff for Small Renewable Projects with Installed Capacity up to 10 MW, Kenya

Table 13: Feed–in Tariff for Renewable Projects with Installed Capacity above 10 MW, Kenya

Table 14: Renewable Energy Feed–in Tariffs, Mozambique, 2017

Table 15: MYTO II, Nigeria, 2016

Table 16: Feed-in Tariffs, Nigeria, 2016

Table 17: Projects for First Round Bidding

Table 18: Renewable Energy Awarded Capacity under REIPPPP, South Africa

Table 19: Price Trend of Solar PV ($/kWh), REIPPPP, South Africa

Table 20: Price Trend of Onshore Wind ($/kWh), REIPPPP, South Africa

Table 21: Price Trend of CSP ($/kWh), REIPPPP, South Africa

Table 22: Percentage Share of Renewable Power in Total Power Installed Capacity under IRP, South Africa, 2016–2050

Table 23: Standardized Small Power Projects Tariff for Hydro and Biomass Projects, Tanzania

Table 24: Standardized Small Power Projects Tariff for Solar and Wind SPPs up to 1 MW, Tanzania

Table 25: Main Grid Connected Tariff using Avoided Cost Principle, Tanzania

Table 26: Isolated Mini Grid Connected Tariff using Avoided Cost Principle, Tanzania

Table 27: Sweihan Solar Park bidding prices, Abu Dhabi, 2016

Table 28: Abbreviation

List of Figures


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