Malta: Summary

Updated: 05.02.2019

Author: Jörn Banasiak

Support schemes

Electricity generated by PV installations in Malta is originally supported through a feed-in tariff. In addition, installations with a capacity exceeding 1,000 kWp are promoted through tenders. 

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Grid issues

Electricity generated by renewable energy plants must be given priority transmission. According to the regulations in place, new grid capacity will be offered through a tendering procedure where required.

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There is a registration scheme for RES installations and a training programme for installers in Malta.

More about policies

Further information

  • The Institute for Sustainable Energy of the University of Malta
  • Prof. Robert Ghirlando
  • +356 2340 2361
  • UM website
  • Regulator for Energy & Water Services
  • +356 2295 5000
  • REWS website