Greece: Overall summary
In Greece, electricity from renewable sources is promoted through a feed-in tariff, subsidies tax exemption and a net metering scheme. Renewable energy sources for heating purposes profit from a tax exemption and a subsidy scheme. The main incentive for renewable energy use in transport is a quota system.
Access of electricity from renewable energy sources to the grid shall be granted according to the principle of non-discrimination. With regard to the use of the grid renewable energy shall be given priority. Grid development in Greece follows a central planning procedure through the issue of MASM (Development Study of the Greek Transmission Grid 2010-2014).
There is number of policies aiming at promoting the development, installation and use of RES installations.