Manitoba Solar Energy Program

Name of policy Manitoba Solar Energy Program
Jurisdiction Subnational region or state
Supranational region
Country Canada
Region North America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Economic Instruments
    • Fiscal or financial incentives
      • Grants and subsidies
      • Loans
Sector name
  • Electricity and heat
    • Renewables
Policy description Solar Energy Program of Manitoba was introduced in order to increase share of solar PV for own-consumption in the province. Program is directed to residential, commercial and industrial customers. Solar Energy Program provides two support systems: 1) one time grant support payment and 2) residential loan “Residential Earth Power Loan”
Policy type
  • Renewables1
Policy stringency
Implementation state Implemented
Date of decision 2015
Start date of implementation
End date of implementation
High impact No
Impact indicator


Source or references http://www.iea.org/policiesandmeasures/pams/canada/name-162526-en.php?s=dHlwZT1yZSZzdGF0dXM9T2s,&return=PG5hdiBpZD0iYnJlYWRjcnVtYiI-PGEgaHJlZj0iLyI-SG9tZTwvYT4gJnJhcXVvOyA8YSBocmVmPSIvcG9saWNpZXNhbmRtZWFzdXJlcy8iPlBvbGljaWVzIGFuZCBNZWFzdXJlczwvYT4gJnJhcXVvOyA8YSBocmVmPSIvcG9saWNpZXNhbmRtZWFzdXJlcy9yZW5ld2FibGVlbmVyZ3kvIj5SZW5ld2FibGUgRW5lcmd5PC9hPjwvbmF2Pg,,
Supports policies
Is supported by policies
Comments (background and assessment)
Status Final

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