Grid interconection contract for renewable energy (Contrato de interconexión para fuente de energía renovable) Mexico 2001

Name of policy Grid interconection contract for renewable energy (Contrato de interconexión para fuente de energía renovable)
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
    • Regulatory Instruments
      • Barrier removal
        • Net metering
          • Grid access and priority for renewables
          Sector name
          • Electricity and heat
            • Renewables
          Policy description Resolution RES/140/2001 gives priority to renewables in grid interconnection and imposes discounts of 50% to 70% in transmission costs. Net metering is also possible.
          Policy type
          • Renewables1
          Policy stringency
          Implementation state Implemented
          Date of decision 2001
          Start date of implementation
          End date of implementation
          High impact GHG reduction
          Impact indicator


          Source or references http://www.cre.gob.mx/, http://www.iea.org/policiesandmeasures/pams/mexico/name-22675-en.php?s=dHlwZT1jYyZzdGF0dXM9T2s,&return=PGRpdiBjbGFzcz0ic3ViTWVudSI-PGRpdiBjbGFzcz0iYnJlYWRjcnVtYnMiPjxhIGhyZWY9Ii8iPkludGVybmF0aW9uYWwgRW5lcmd5IEFnZW5jeSZ6d25qOzwvYT4mbmJzcDsmZ3Q7Jm5ic3A7PGEgaHJlZj0iL3BvbGljaWVzYW5kbWVhc3VyZXMvIj5Qb2xpY2llcyBhbmQgTWVhc3VyZXM8L2E-Jm5ic3A7Jmd0OzxhIGhyZWY9Ii9wb2xpY2llc2FuZG1lYXN1cmVzL2NsaW1hdGVjaGFuZ2UvaW5kZXgucGhwIj4mbmJzcDtDbGltYXRlIENoYW5nZTwvYT4mbmJzcDsmZ3Q7Jm5ic3A7U2VhcmNoIFJlc3VsdDwvZGl2Pg,,
          Supports policies
          Is supported by policies
          Comments (background and assessment)
          Status Final

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