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China Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2018

China Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2018


China Renewable Energy Policy Handbook 2018” is among the latest country specific policy report 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 the country.
  • Be ahead of competition by keeping yourself abreast of all the latest policy changes.

1 Table of Contents
1.1 List of Tables
2 Introduction
2.1 Renewable Energy Policy
2.2 GlobalData Report Guidance
3 Renewable Energy Policy, China
3.1 Renewable Energy Market, Overview
3.2 Renewable Energy Law
3.2.1 Taxation Measures
3.2.2 Grid Access
3.2.3 Interconnection Standards
3.2.4 Special Fund for Renewable Energy Development
3.2.5 Renewable Energy Law Amendments
3.3 International Science and Technology Co-operation Program for New and Renewable Energy
3.4 Shandong Province Village Renewable Energy Regulations
3.5 The 12th Five-Year Plan
3.6 The 13th Five-Year Plan
3.7 New Carbon Intensity Target
3.8 Renewable Energy Tariff Surcharge Grant Funds Management Approach
3.9 Carbon Tax and Carbon Pricing
3.10 New Renewable Energy Certificate Scheme in 2017
3.11 China’s Winter Clean Heating Plan 2017-2021
3.12 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar Power, China
3.12.1 Golden Sun Program
3.12.2 Building Integrated PV Subsidy Program
3.12.3 Distributed PV Power Generation Project
3.12.4 Notice of the National Energy Administration and China Development Bank on Supporting the Financial Services to the Distributed Solar PV Power Generation
3.12.5 Notice on Effect of Price Leverage to Promote Healthy Development of PV Industry
3.12.6 Subsidies for Solar PV in Rural Areas
3.12.7 Research and Development Support for Solar PV
3.12.8 Shandong Province Energy Fund
3.12.9 Shandong Provinces Sunshine Plan
3.12.10 Feed-in Tariff for Solar Projects
3.12.11 Auctions for Solar PV
3.12.12 Auctions for Concentrating Solar Power (CSP)
3.12.13 The Problem of Oversupply and Curtailment of Solar Capacity in China
3.13 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, China
3.13.1 Feed-in Tariffs for Wind Power
3.13.2 Low Interest Rate Loans
3.13.3 Value Added Tax and Import Tariff Rebate on Key Wind Turbine Components
3.13.4 Market Entry Standards for Wind Equipment Manufacturers
3.13.5 Interim Measure on the Management of Offshore Wind Farms
3.13.6 Offshore Wind Development Plan
3.13.7 Special Fund for the Industrialization of Wind Power Equipment
3.13.8 Notice on Integrating and Accommodating Wind Power
3.13.9 Hainan Province Plan for the Construction of Wind Farms
3.13.10 Onshore Wind Power Auctions
3.13.11 Offshore Wind Power Auctions
3.14 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Hydropower, China
3.14.1 Preferential Value Added Tax for Small Hydropower
3.14.2 Rural Electrification Policies Favoring Small Hydro Installation
3.14.3 Key Policy Updates for Small Hydropower in the 13th Five-Year Plan
3.15 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, China
3.15.1 Feed-in Tariffs for Biomass
3.15.2 Support for Biogas Projects
3.15.3 Biogas Subsidy to cut Farm Waste
3.15.4 Financial Incentives for Ethanol
3.15.5 Non-food Biomass Feedstock Standardization Technical Committee
3.15.6 Bioenergy Boost as part of 13th Five-year Plan
3.16 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Energy Efficiency, China
3.16.1 Shandong Province Energy Fund
3.16.2 Energy Saving and New Energy Automotive Industry Development Plan 2012-2020
3.16.3 National Building Energy Standard
4 Appendix
4.1 Market Definitions
4.1.1 Power
4.1.2 Installed Capacity
4.1.3 Electricity Generation
4.1.4 Electricity Consumption
4.1.5 Thermal Power Plant
4.1.6 Hydropower Plant
4.1.7 Nuclear Power
4.1.8 Renewable Energy Resources
4.2 Abbreviations
4.3 Bibliography
4.4 Methodology
4.5 Coverage
4.5.1 Secondary Research
4.5.2 Primary Research
4.5.3 Modeling and Forecasting
4.6 Contact Us
4.7 Disclaimer
1.1 List of Tables
Table 1: Renewable Energy Law, China, Major Regulations, 2005-2006
Table 2: Renewable Energy Law, China, Renewable Portfolio Standards by Province (%), 2020
Table 3: Key Provinces for Construction of solar PV projects in 13th Five-Year Plan (MW), China, 2020
Table 4: Feed-in Tariffs for Solar Power (CNY/kWh and $/kWh), China, 2016-2017
Table 5: Feed-in Tariffs for Solar Power (CNY/kWh and $/kWh), China, 2018
Table 6: Feed-in Tariffs for Onshore Wind Power by Region (CNY/kWh and $/kWh), Renewable Energy Market, China, 2015-2018
Table 7: Wind Power Feed in Tariffs, CNY/kWH (tax included), Renewable Energy Market, China, 2016-2018
Table 8: Feed-in Tariffs for Offshore Wind Power by Region (CNY/kWh and $/kWh), Renewable Energy Market, China, 2016-2018
Table 9: Abbreviations

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