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China Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2017

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China Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2017


"China Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2017" is among the latest country specific policy reports from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialist that offers comprehensive information on major policies governing renewable energy market in the country.

The report provides the current and future renewable energy targets and plans along with the present policy framework, giving a fair idea of overall growth potential of the renewable energy industry. The report also provides major technology specific policies and incentives provided in the country.

The report is built using data and information sourced from industry associations, government websites and statutory bodies. The information is also sourced through other secondary research sources such as industry and trade magazines.


The report covers policy measures and incentives used by China to promote renewable energy.

The report details promotional measures in China both for the overall renewable energy industry and for specific renewable energy technologies that have potential in the country.

Reasons to buy

The report will enhance your decision making capability in a more rapid and time sensitive manner. It will allow you to-

Develop business strategies with the help of specific insights about policy decisions being taken for different renewable energy sources.

Identify opportunities and challenges in exploiting various renewable technologies.

Compare the level of support provided to different renewable energy technologies in China.

Be ahead of competition by keeping yourself abreast of all the latest policy changes.


Table Of Content


1 Table of Contents

1 Table of Contents 2

1.1 List of Tables 4

2 Introduction 5

2.1 Renewable Energy Policy 5

2.2 GlobalData Report Guidance 5

3 Renewable Energy Policy, China 6

3.1 Renewable Energy Market, Overview 6

3.2 Renewable Energy Law 6

3.2.1 Renewable Energy Targets 8

3.2.2 Feed-in Tariff 8

3.2.3 Taxation Measures 8

3.2.4 Grid Access 8

3.2.5 Interconnection Standards 9

3.2.6 Special Fund for Renewable Energy Development 9

3.2.7 Renewable Energy Law Amendments 9

3.3 International Science and Technology Co-operation Program for New and Renewable Energy 9

3.4 Shandong Province Village Renewable Energy Regulations 10

3.5 The 12th Five-Year Plan 10

3.6 The 13th Five-Year Plan 10

3.7 New Carbon Intensity Target 11

3.8 Renewable Energy Tariff Surcharge Grant Funds Management Approach 11

3.9 Carbon Tax and Carbon Pricing 12

3.10 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar Power, China 12

3.10.1 Golden Sun Program 13

3.10.2 Building Integrated PV Subsidy Program 14

3.10.3 Feed-in Tariff for Solar Projects 14

3.10.4 Distributed PV Power Generation Project 16

3.10.5 Notice of the National Energy Administration and China Development Bank on Supporting the Financial Services to the Distributed Solar PV Power Generation 16

3.10.6 Notice on Effect of Price Leverage to Promote Healthy Development of PV Industry 16

3.10.7 Subsidies for Solar PV in Rural Areas 16

3.10.8 Research and Development Support for Solar PV 17

3.10.9 Shandong Province Energy Fund 17

3.10.10 Shandong Provinces Sunshine Plan 17

3.11 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, China 18

3.11.1 Feed-in Tariffs for Wind Power 20

3.11.2 Low Interest Rate Loans 21

3.11.3 Value Added Tax and Import Tariff Rebate on Key Wind Turbine Components 21

3.11.4 Market Entry Standards for Wind Equipment Manufacturers 21

3.11.5 Interim Measure on the Management of Offshore Wind Farms 22

3.11.6 Offshore Wind Development Plan 22

3.11.7 Special Fund for the Industrialization of Wind Power Equipment 22

3.11.8 Notice on Integrating and Accommodating Wind Power 22

3.11.9 Hainan Province Plan for the Construction of Wind Farms 23

3.12 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Hydropower, China 23

3.12.1 Preferential Value Added Tax for Small Hydropower 23

3.12.2 Rural Electrification Policies Favoring Small Hydro Installation 23

3.12.3 Key Policy Updates for Small Hydropower in the 13th Five-Year Plan 23

3.13 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, China 24

3.13.1 Feed-in Tariffs for Biomass 24

3.13.2 Support for Biogas Projects 24

3.13.3 Financial Incentives for Ethanol 24

3.13.4 Non-food Biomass Feedstock Standardization Technical Committee 25

3.13.5 Bioenergy Boost as part of 13th Five-year Plan 25

3.14 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Energy Efficiency, China 25

3.14.1 Shandong Province Energy Fund 25

3.14.2 Energy Saving and New Energy Automotive Industry Development Plan 2012-2020 25

3.14.3 National Building Energy Standard 25

4 Appendix 26

4.1 Market Definitions 26

4.1.1 Power 26

4.1.2 Installed Capacity 26

4.1.3 Electricity Generation 26

4.1.4 Electricity Consumption 26

4.1.5 Thermal Power Plant 26

4.1.6 Hydropower Plant 26

4.1.7 Nuclear Power 26

4.1.8 Renewable Energy Resources 26

4.2 Abbreviations 27

4.3 Bibliography 27

4.4 Methodology 27

4.5 Coverage 28

4.5.1 Secondary Research 28

4.5.2 Primary Research 28

4.5.3 Modeling and Forecasting 29

4.6 Contact Us 29

4.7 Disclaimer 29

List Of Figure

List Of Table

1.1 List of Tables

Table 1: Renewable Energy Law, China, Major Regulations, 2005-2006 7

Table 2: Solar PV Market, China, Feed-in Tariffs in Major Provinces, 2015 15

Table 3: Feed-in Tariffs for Solar Power (CNY/kWh and $/kWh), China, 2016-2017 15

Table 4: Wind Power Market, China, List of Major Policies, 2015 18

Table 5: Feed-in Tariffs for Onshore Wind Power by Region (CNY/kWh and $/kWh), Renewable Energy Market, China, 2015-2018 20

Table 6: Feed-in Tariffs for Offshore Wind Power by Region (CNY/kWh and $/kWh), Renewable Energy Market, China, 2016-2018 21

Table 7: Abbreviations 27

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