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EEG Clearing Agency Informs about New Arbitration Procedure

Clearingstelle EEG (EEG Clearing Agency) informed that since the beginning of 2012 it has been able to conduct arbitration proceedings pursuant to the Code of Civil Procedure to resolve disputes regarding the application of the Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG).

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EEG Clearing Agency Recommendation on Partial Payments of Feed-in Tariffs

Clearingstelle EEG (EEG Clearing Agency) has (for the most part) concluded a recommendation procedure (Empfehlungsverfahren) concerning partial payments (Abschlagszahlungen) on feed-in tariff payments for renewable energy fed into the gird. Continue reading ‘EEG Clearing Agency Recommendation on Partial Payments of Feed-in Tariffs’

EEG Clearing Agency Advises on Advance Feed-in Tariff Payments under EEG 2009

Clearingstelle EEG (EEG Clearing Agency), which serves interested parties with regard to the interpretation and disputes relating to the EEG, has issued a recommendation (ref. no. 2011/12) with regard to advance payments of feed-in tariffs under the Renewable Energy Sources Act 2009 (EEG 2009).

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EEG Clearing Agency Clarifies Requirements for Premium on Hydro Power Feed-in Tariffs

Pursuant to Section 23 Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG 2009) operators of hydropower plants commissioned prior to 1 January 2009 and modernised after 31 December 2008 can claim feed-in tariffs that differ and are (on the whole) higher than the regular fixed feed-in tariffs the EEG provides for hydro power plants. Clearingstelle EEG (EEG Clearing Agency), which serves interested parties with regard to the interpretation and disputes relating to the EEG, has now clarified the requirements under which the special feed-in tariffs are paid.

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EEG Clearing Agency: Retention of Title Clause Irrelevant for Date of Commissioning of PV Installation

A retention of title clause does not preclude the commissioning of a PV installation in accordance with the Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG), the Clearingstelle EEG (EEG Clearing Agency) stated.

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EEG Clearingstelle Concludes Advice Procedure Regarding PV Installations in Business Parks and Industrial Estates

Clearingstelle EEG (EEG Clearing Agency) concluded an advice procedure (Hinweisverfahren) regarding PV installations in business parks and industrial estates.

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EEG 2004: Commissioning Date of PV Modules Exchanged Due to Defects

Clearingstelle EEG (EEG Clearing Agency) has issued a recommendation (ref. no. 2008/19) regarding the commissioning date of PV modules pursuant to the Renewable Energy Sources Act 2004 (EEG 2004) that were exchanged due to defects.

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VAT Treatment for Small PV and Hydro Power Plants

The Federal Ministry of Finance (BMF) confirmed acceptance of a facilitated VAT treatment for small PV and hydro power plants with a capacity of up to 30 kW.

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Clearingstelle EEG Concludes Advice Procedure on Extension of PV Installations

Clearingstelle EEG (EEG Clearing Agency) concluded an advice procedure (Hinweisverfahren) aimed at determining the commissioning date for PV installations that are extensions of existing PV power plants.

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Clearingstelle EEG Initiates Advice Procedure on Extension of PV Installations

Clearingstelle EEG (EEG Clearing Agency) recently initiated an advice procedure (Hinweisverfahren) aimed at determining the commissioning date for PV installations that are extensions of existing PV power plants.

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