Taiwanese government cuts solar PV feed-in tariffs, raises annual installation target

04 Dec. 2012 by

SOLARSERVER - On November 28th, 2012 Taiwan's Bureau of Energy announced that it will cut feed-in tariff rates for solar photovoltaic (PV) generation by 9.2% to 12% on January 1st, 2013, while increasing the nation's annual PV market target from 100 MW to 130 MW.

PV feed-in tariff rates for the first half of 2013 will be between TWD 8.40/kWh (USD 0.288/kWh) and TWD 6.33/kWh (USD 0.217/kWh) for rooftop PV plants, with ground-mounted PV plants receiving TWD 5.98/kWh (USD 0.205/kWh). The nation will reduce these rates a further 1.9% to 2.6% in the second half of 2013.


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