• Service: Tax
  • Type: Regulatory update
  • Date: 10/8/2013

New Zealand 

Taxes and Incentives
New Zealand Taxes and incentives for renewable energy KPMG Global Energy & Natural Resources.

Support schemes

Investment and other subsidies

Schemes are applicable for solar, wind, hydro and biomaterial energy sources.

Operating subsidies

Feed-in tariff

Remuneration is available for electricity produced.

Additional information

Operating incentives

Wind generation is required to be bid into the market. However, it is automatically dispatched, and the generator receives the same pool price as other dispatched generation. Generation from all other renewable sources is treated the same as generation from carbon. The lowest bid price is dispatched first.


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