Iceland: Summary of support schemes

Updated: 03.02.2017

Author: Jörn Banasiak

Support schemes

Iceland grants subsidies for the design or construction of original tools and equipment for research on and the exploitation of energy resources as well as for special projects in the field of economical energy use.

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Grid issues

In Iceland, access of renewable energy plants to the grid is subject to the general legislation on energy. As 100 percent of electricity consumption in Iceland is generated from renewable energy sources, RES are not given priority grid connection. 

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Further information

  • Orkustofnun – National Energy Authority
  • +354 569 6083
  • NEA website