Accelerated Depreciation for Investments with Environmental Benefits Mexico 2005

Name of policy Accelerated Depreciation for Investments with Environmental Benefits
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region Country
Country Mexico
Region North America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Economic Instruments
    • Fiscal or financial incentives
      • Tax relief
Sector name
  • General
    • Electricity and heat
      • Renewables
    Policy description This policy allows investors in renewable energy and other environmentally beneficial projects to deduct up to 100% of their investments from tax liability during the first year. Obtaining these tax deductions imposes that the project runs for at least 5 years.
    Policy type
    • Changing activity
    • Energy efficiency
    • Renewables
    • Nuclear or CCS or fuel switch4
    Policy stringency
    Implementation state Implemented
    Date of decision 2005
    Start date of implementation
    End date of implementation
    High impact GHG reduction
    Impact indicator


    Source or references http://www2.inecc.gob.mx/publicaciones/libros/304/arancel.html
    Supports policies
    Is supported by policies
    Comments (background and assessment)
    Status Final

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