Thursday, September 4, 2014
Time for Renewables to Join the Market: the New Guidelines on State Aid for Environmental Protection and Energy
Erika Szyszczak, Littleton Chambers addresses Time for Renewables to Join the Market: the New Guidelines on State Aid for Environmental Protection and Energy.
ABSTRACT: The New Guidelines on State aid for environmental protection and energy impose tighter scrutiny upon the way Member States may fund projects to develop renewable energy. The emphasis is placed upon moving towards market-based incentives to develop renewables energy rather than automatically assuming market failure and the need for subsidies.