Act No. LXXXVI of 2007

Updated: 07.01.2019

Name (orig)

2007. évi LXXXVI. törvény a villamos energiáról (VET).

Name (English)

Act No. LXXXVI of 2007 on Electric Energy

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Regulating the electricity market

Relevance for renewable energy

One of the Act's priorities is to promote the generation of electricity from renewable energy sources and waste. Furthermore, it clarifies different terms, e.g. renewable electricity, green certificate as well as the different promotional systems and introduces the successive tariff for biomass and biogas plants. Moreover, it establishes general rules for grid connection and grid use.


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