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Italy power and renewables market long-term outlook H2 2016

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28 March 2017

Italy power and renewables market long-term outlook H2 2016

Report summary

As a result of strong, incentive-driven growth in renewables – particularly solar PV – in recent years, Italy has met, and exceeded, its original 2020 target for renewables in the power sector. Italy's continuing reliance on gas-fired generation has contributed to its power prices being higher than those in neighbouring countries, although the market’s dependence on imported power is also a major factor in price formation.

Table of contents

    • Dependence on gas and imported power to continue
      • Italian power generation by demand
    • Lower energy prices versus continued decarbonisation
    • Regional objectives and national policies deliver renewable growth
    • Italy’s power price premium will ease, but not all factors point to softer prices
    • Wholesale electricity markets
    • Market liberalisation & development
  • Infrastructure
    • Modest economic growth in the long-term
    • Economic risks weighted to the downside
    • Power demand by sector
    • Capacity development
      • Solar PV
      • Wind
      • Biomass & bioliquids
      • Geothermal
      • Hydro
    • Power Purchase Agreements for renewables
    • Renewable energy policy
    • Renewable energy support measures
      • Green Certificates (Certificati Verdi) and feed-in premiums
      • Feed-in and premium tariffs
        • Ritiro dedicato
      • Incentives for Solar PV (Conto Energia)
    • Existing capacity
    • Peak demand and margins
  • Supply-demand balances
    • Net imports
    • Annual wholesale power prices and spreads

Tables and charts

This report includes 23 images and tables including:

  • Infrastructure: Image 1
  • Annual power generation by source
  • Renewable power supply by source
  • Annual power generation – change between outlooks
  • Progress to targets: Renewable power supply in Europe
  • Key authorities and organisations in the Italian power industry
  • Operational generation capacity by type and commissioning date
  • Power supply share by company, 2015: non-renewable thermal and conventional hydro plants (173 TWh)
  • Power supply share by company, 2015: renewable generation (105 TWh)
  • Suppliers in the liberalised electricity market (2015 – total volume 192 TWh)
  • Power demand by sector - Italy
  • Average annual growth by sector - Italy
  • Renewable capacity and supply share development
  • Existing generation capacity: Italy
  • New-build generation capacity: Italy
  • Generation capacity and peak demand
  • Reserve margin
  • Trade: Image 1
  • Wholesale prices and supply costs
  • Clean spark and dark spreads - fuel and emissions
  • Executive summary: Image 1
  • GC coefficients for feed-in tariffs & tender base tariffs
  • Feed-in tariffs & tender base tariffs

What's included

This report contains:

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    Italy power and renewables H2 2016.xls

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    Italy power and renewables market long-term outlook H2 2016

    PDF 560.97 KB

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    Italy power and renewables market long-term outlook H2 2016

    ZIP 907.80 KB

  • Document

    Executive summary

    PDF 98.30 KB

  • Document

    Market structure

    PDF 112.94 KB

  • Document

    Key companies

    PDF 114.38 KB

  • Document

    Infrastructure

    PDF 190.11 KB

  • Document

    Demand

    PDF 103.11 KB

  • Document

    Renewables

    PDF 126.94 KB

  • Document

    Supply

    PDF 109.67 KB

  • Document

    Supply-demand balances

    PDF 96.93 KB

  • Document

    Trade

    PDF 80.15 KB

  • Document

    Prices

    PDF 105.91 KB

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