• Service: Tax
  • Industry: Industrial Markets, Energy & Natural Resources
  • Type: Regulatory update
  • Date: 6/29/2011

Taxes and Incentives for Renewable Energy – 2011 

KPMG's Taxes and Incentives for Renewable Energy - 2011 is designed to help energy companies, investors and other entities stay current with local country policies and programs supporting renewable energy around the world. This year's edition, compiled by KPMG's Global Energy & Natural Resources tax practice, includes discussions of recent policy developments in the world's top five renewable energy producing countries - China, the US, Germany, Spain and Brazil. The report also provides an overview of specific investment and operating support schemes available in each of these countries, along with 11 others around the world. Local country programs outlined in the report involve energy generation from wind, solar, biomass, biofuels, geothermal and hydropower sources, as well as increased energy efficiencies, smart-grid technologies, carbon capture and storage technologies.