Policy instruments for renewable energy: an empirical evaluation of effectiveness

Dina Azhgaliyeva, Maksim Belitski, Maxim Romanov & Yelena Kalyuzhnova
This paper evaluates the effectiveness of renewable energy policy instruments on wind energy production using annual data from 106 countries over the period 1997-2014. Eleven policy instruments are evaluated: direct investment, feed-in tariffs, grants and subsidies, loans, taxes, green certificates, information and education, strategic planning, codes and standards, research, development and deployment and voluntary approaches. The empirical evidence uncovers the impact of different policy instruments on wind energy production. The model tests which policy instruments...
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