Support Mechanisms

Support mechanisms intend to facilitate the implementation of energy strategies and the promotion of renewable energies. Available support schemes are Feed-in-Tariffs (FiT), Government subsidies and grants, Tax credits, Loans, Quota systems, tradable certificates, public investments, financing, and tax incentives and apply for the areas of transport, heating & cooling and electricity

Supporting Investment in the region

For the implementation of renewable energy investments are necessary. CEE countries have an interest in attracting investors in order to expand and develop renewable energy. Investments are made possible through the cooperation between companies. 

The three international financial institutions (IFIs), the European Investment Bank Group (EIB), the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the World Bank Group, launched their Joint IFI Action Plan for Growth in order to provide financial support for central and south-eastern Europ. The Vienna Initiative unites the efforts of banks, regulators and countries in order to help the Central, Eastern and South-Eastern European (CESEE) region overcome the fincancial crisis by implementing of an investment planand supporting investment in the region.

Source: Vienna Initiative

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Croatia
Czech Republic
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Hungary
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Lithuania
Macedonia
Moldova
Montenegro
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Romania
Serbia
Slovak Republic
Slovenia
Turkey
Ukraine

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