Hungary

Hungary to launch 300 MW solar program for farmers

The new scheme envisages the construction of 600 solar farms with a capacity of 0.5 MW each.

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Hungarian government to encourage uptake of agricultural solar

Minister heading the Prime Minister’s Office, János Lázár, outlines plan to ease regulations regarding solar installations up to 500 kW installed on small one hectare sites, confirms government will offtake all solar energy produced.

Hungary grants 1-year grace period for PV projects under FIT scheme

The Hungarian government has updated the Decree 389/2007, which regulates the support for renewable energies, to allow around 2 GW of projects approved under the FIT program to see completion by the end of 2018, although the incentive scheme was closed in mid-2016.

EU greenlights Hungary’s incentive program for renewables

The European Commission said the support scheme is in line with its 2014 Guidelines on State Aid for Environmental Protection and Energy.

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Hungary supports net metering PV projects up to 50 kW with 0% loans

The Hungarian Development Bank started a subsidized loan program for renewable energy and energy efficiency in late April. The €350 million program will run through to 2022.

Photon Energy plans to deploy 50 MW of PV capacity in Hungary

The Dutch project developer plans to build PV plants for its own portfolio in the European country.

Hungarian PV market sees robust growth

Hungary’s solar market could see its largest growth ever in 2017. Although the country’s FIT scheme was closed in mid-2016, 2 GW of projects approved under the program could still potentially be installed over the next two years.

Policies needed to reduce capital costs for PV in Southeastern Europe

Renewable energy support policies at the national and European level are needed to reduce the cost of capital for solar PV and onshore wind projects in countries in the South East of European, according to an extensive study undertaken by Ecofys,

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