Renewable energy support in Republic of Macedonia
Electrical engineering, electronic engineering, information engineering
Republic of Macedonia is, highly dependent on energy commodities import. Apart the whole consumption of natural gas and oil, 30% from the total annual consumption of electrical energy is from import. In order to increase electrical energy production from RES Government of the Republic of Macedonia, together with Energy Regulatory Commission and Energy Agency brought new Energy Law and new regulations for renewable energy sources. For the different type of renewable energy source is determinate a tariff (preferential price of electrical energy) and the guaranteed period for using the status privileged producer of electrical energy from RES. Paper deals with national support and different background for increasing renewable energy sources in the energy sector in Republic of Macedonia.