The federal government of North Macedonia has just lately improved the online metering scheme for photo voltaic installations and has launched a €1 billion rebate scheme to help the deployment of rooftop PV techniques underneath the scheme.
The Ministry of Financial system improved the online metering regime by growing the utmost dimension for residential PV techniques eligible to inject surplus energy into the grid from 4 to six kW and from 20 to 40 kW for industrial photo voltaic arrays.
As for the rebate scheme, it is going to cowl as much as 30% of the prices of shopping for and putting in a PV system, with a most quantity of MKD 62,000 ($1,025) being out there for every mission.
Moreover, the native media outlet energetika.web reported that the top of the nation’s power regulator – the ERC – has promised to eradicate all community charges which can be at the moment utilized to residential and industrial customers that set up a PV system.
The North Macedonian authorities is concentrating on to deploy 250 MW of rooftop PV capability by 2030, in line with its Nationwide Power and Local weather Plan (NECP).
North Macedonia is at the moment additionally supporting giant scale photo voltaic by a collection of tenders. The newest one was launched by the Ministry of Financial system in July. Different photo voltaic tenders have been beforehand held within the nation by the state-owned electrical firm Elektrani na Severna Makedonija (ESM).
In line with the newest figures from the Worldwide Renewable Power Company (IRENA), the Balkan nation had round 94 MW of cumulative put in PV capability on the finish of 2021.