REFUND+ Refund individual investments in RES heating systems through direct tax measures

(Project in the frame of the programme "Intelligent Energy Europe")
Contact:Lukas Kranzl
Nov 2006
32 months
Consortium:Observ'ER Observatory of renewable energies
Lithuanian Energy Institute
VITO (Flemish institute for technological research), Belgium
Reserach Center on energy economics, transport and environment, CEEETA
EC Baltic REnewable Energy Centre, EC BREC
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Core objectives

  • Evaluate ongoing experiences with direct tax measures as a promotion scheme for RES-Heat in the EU
  • Cross country analysis to determine best practices, success and failure factors
  • Deriving conclusions regarding the implementation and adaptation of such schemes

Core contents

  • Economic assessment of all ongoing experiences in the EU
  • Qualitative research on success and failure factors and on the role of tax measure in the purchasing process
  • Modelling of two case studies in Poland and Lithuania
The role of income tax measures for promoting RES-H in Europe: The project REFUND+:
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last update downloads: 2009-06-16

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