2014 Annual Budget Law Iran 2013

Name of policy 2014 Annual Budget Law
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Iran
Region Asia

Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Economic Instruments
    • Fiscal or financial incentives
      • Energy and other taxes
      • Feed-in tariffs or premiums
    • Direct investment
      • Infrastructure investments
  • Voluntary Approaches
    • Negotiated Agreements (Public-private sector)
    Sector name
    • Electricity and heat
      Policy description Legislative.

      Including liquid fuel exchange purchase. The Ministry of Energy is obliged to include in electricity bills an amount of 30 Rials per kilowatt-hour as electricity duties, in addition to the price of electricity sold, and to receive such amount from clients except rural households. The amount earned shall be deposited into the account of TAVANIR with Sate Treasury, and the exact amount shall be expended merely for development and maintenance of rural electricity grids as well as for generation of renewable and clean electricity. The mentioned funds shall not be considered as revenue for the related companies.

      Policy type
      • Energy efficiency
      • Renewables
      • Nuclear or CCS or fuel switch3
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision 2013
      Start date of implementation
      End date of implementation
      High impact No
      Impact indicator

      Source or references http://www.lse.ac.uk/GranthamInstitute/law/2014-annual-budget-law/


      Supports policies
      Is supported by policies
      Comments (background and assessment)
      Status Final

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