|European Union Electricity Market Glossary|
Feed-in-premium is a type of price-based policy instrument whereby eligible renewable energy generators are paid a premium price, which is a payment in addition to the wholesale price.
This premium can be fixed of floating; a floating premium would be calculated as the difference between an average wholesale price and a previously defined guaranteed price.
Other three main types of renewable energy sources support schemes in place in the European Union are:
- Green certificates (GC), and
- Investment grants.
|Last Updated on Thursday, 15 June 2017 20:45|