Fine won’t replace removal of support for green producers
MPs Alojz Pridal, Julius Brocka and Juraj Mikus have proposed an ordinary fine instead of removing the annual support for those producers who fail to fulfil their reporting obligations. The Parliament has showed no understanding for their amendment to the Act on the Promotion of Renewable Energy Sources.
Producers of electricity from the renewables and cogeneration will continue being sanctioned for non-compliance with their reporting obligations to the regulatory authority and distribution companies. They will lose their annual support for green electricity generated by them. Opposition MPs have failed to convince ruling Smer’s MPs to back the amendment to the Act on the Promotion of Renewable Energy Sources. MPs Alojz Pridal, Julius Brocka and Juraj Mikus proposed to impose an ordinary fine instead of stripping the annual support.
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Slovenskí odberatelia sa musia stále skladať na historický dlh, vyplývajúci z podpory elektriny vyrobenej z obnoviteľných zdrojov energií alebo z vysoko účinnej kombinovanej výroby elektriny a tepla, ktorý je v súčasnosti na úrovni 462 miliónov eur.
Economy Minister Peter Ziga is convinced that the 400-MW source should not be in the hands of the company that the state has no influence on.