2012 Amendment of the Renewable Energy Sources Act -EEG- Germany 2012

Name of policy 2012 Amendment of the Renewable Energy Sources Act -EEG-
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Germany
Region Europe


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Economic Instruments
    • Fiscal or financial incentives
      • Feed-in tariffs or premiums
  • Policy support
    Sector name
    • Electricity and heat
      • Renewables
    Policy description
    Policy type
    • Renewables1
    Policy stringency
    Implementation state Superseded
    Date of decision 2012
    Start date of implementation
    End date of implementation
    High impact
    Impact indicator


    Source or references http://www.iea.org/policiesandmeasures/pams/germany/name-25107-en.php?s=dHlwZT1yZSZzdGF0dXM9T2s,&return=PGRpdiBjbGFzcz0ic3ViTWVudSI-PGRpdiBjbGFzcz0iYnJlYWRjcnVtYnMiPjxhIGhyZWY9Ii8iPkludGVybmF0aW9uYWwgRW5lcmd5IEFnZW5jeSZ6d25qOzwvYT4mbmJzcDsmZ3Q7Jm5ic3A7PGEgaHJlZj0iL3BvbGljaWVzYW5kbWVhc3VyZXMvIj5Qb2xpY2llcyBhbmQgTWVhc3VyZXM8L2E-Jm5ic3A7Jmd0OzxhIGhyZWY9Ii9wb2xpY2llc2FuZG1lYXN1cmVzL3JlbmV3YWJsZWVuZXJneS9pbmRleC5waHAiPiZuYnNwO1JlbmV3YWJsZSBFbmVyZ3k8L2E-Jm5ic3A7Jmd0OyZuYnNwO1NlYXJjaCBSZXN1bHQ8L2Rpdj4,
    Supports policies
    Is supported by policies
    Comments (background and assessment)
    Status Final

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