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Summary"Smart Grid Policy Handbook 2017" is the latest policy report from GlobalData, which offers comprehensive information on major policies governing smart grid in different countries.The report covers sixteen key countries, providing the current scenario and future plans in implementing smart grid technology, giving a fair idea of overall growth potential of the smart grid industry in each of the countries, and globally. Countries covered in the handbook include - US, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, UK, Germany, Spain, France, Japan, Australia, China, India, South Korea, Singapore, South Africa, and Saudi Arabia. The report also discusses the net-metering policy, and smart meter roll out in these countries. Advanced metering infrastructure, microgrid, smart cities, net metering, time of use pricing, communication protocol, and electric vehicles are among the other topics covered in the report.The report is built using data and information sourced from industry associations, government websites and statutory bodies. The information is also sourced through other secondary research sources such as industry and trade magazines.ScopeThe report provides comprehensive coverage of key smart grid initiatives and policies in some of the major countries such as US, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, UK, Germany, Spain, France, Japan, Australia, China, India, South Korea, Singapore, South Africa and Saudi Arabia. Topics covered in the handbook include - - Advanced metering Infrastructure (AMI)- Microgrid- Smart cities- Net metering- Time of use (TOU) pricing- Communication protocol for smart grid- Important agencies dealing with smart grid- Electric vehicles (EV)- Energy management systems (EMS)Reasons to buyThe report will allow you to - - Develop business strategies using specific insights into policy decisions- Identify opportunities and challenges in exploiting the smart grid markets- Compare the level of support provided to different smart grid technologies in different countries- Increase future revenue and profitability with the help of insights into future opportunities and critical success factors in the smart grid market
1 Table of Contents1 Table of Contents 21.1 List of Tables 71.2 List of Figures 82 Executive Summary 92.1 Net Metering to be Key Phenomenon in Most Major Countries 92.2 EU Mandates Driving Smart Grid Investment in Europe 102.3 Smart Grid Standards Development 113 Introduction 133.1 GlobalData Report Guidance 144 Smart Grid Framework 154.1 Smart Grid Technology 154.2 Smart Grid Benefits 184.3 Smart Grid International Association 214.4 Smart Grid Standards 225 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, US 255.1 Overview 255.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 265.3 Major Policies and Incentives, Federal 305.4 Major Policies and Incentives, California 385.5 Major Policies and Incentives, Connecticut 465.6 Major Policies and Incentives, Colorado 505.7 Plug-In Electric Vehicle (PEV) and Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE) Grants 515.8 Major Policies and Incentives, Pennsylvania 525.9 Major Policies and Incentives, Massachusetts 556 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, Canada 586.1 Overview 586.2 Major Institutes involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 586.3 Federal Funding Initiatives 596.4 Canadian Smart Grid Standards Roadmap 616.5 Smart Metering Standardization 616.6 Smart Meter Deployment Project 616.7 Net Metering 626.8 Energy Efficiency 626.9 Energy Innovation Program 636.10 Major Policies and Incentives, Ontario 636.11 Major Policies and Incentives, British Columbia 666.12 Major Policies and Incentives, Quebec 697 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, Mexico 727.1 Overview 727.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 737.3 Net Metering 747.4 Smart Meters 747.5 Smart Grid Policy Development 757.6 Smart Grid Regulatory Roadmap 757.7 Smart City 757.8 Renewable Energy Outlook - Vision for 2030 on the Use of Renewable Energies in Mexico 757.9 Grid Interconnection Contract for Renewable Energy 767.10 Energy Sector Program 2013-2018 777.11 National Electric System Development Program (PRODESEN) Program 777.12 Electric Vehicle Power Feeders Tax Incentive 787.13 Wheeling Service Agreement for Electricity from Renewable Energy Sources 788 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, Brazil 798.1 Overview 798.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 808.3 Advanced Metering Infrastructure 818.4 Time-of-Use Pricing 828.5 Energy Efficiency 828.6 Net Metering 828.7 Powerline Communication Regulation 838.8 IT Law Tax Incentives 838.9 Government Fund for Grid Modernization 838.10 Inovar Auto Program 848.11 Inova Energia Program 849 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, UK 859.1 Overview 859.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 859.3 Green deal 869.4 Energy Efficiency Action Plan 869.5 Green Investment Bank 879.6 Smart Meters 879.7 Electric Vehicle 889.8 Carbon Price Floor 899.9 Smart Cities 909.10 Smart Grid Pilot Projects 909.11 Distributed Generation 9010 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, Germany 9110.1 Overview 9110.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 9110.3 The Electricity Market Act 9210.4 Energy Efficiency Policy 9210.5 Federal Requirement Plan Act 9310.6 Electric Vehicles 9310.7 Smart Meter 9410.8 Digitization of the Energy Transition 9410.9 Information Communication Technology based Energy Systems: e-Energy 9510.10 Roadmap for Implementation of Smart Grids in Germany 2012-2022 9710.11 Energy Storage Funding Initiative 9811 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, Spain 9911.1 Overview 9911.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 9911.3 Smart Meters 10011.4 Smart Cities 10011.5 InovGrid Project 10211.6 UPGRID Project 10211.7 Electric Vehicle 10312 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, France 10612.1 Overview 10612.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 10612.3 Smart Meter 10712.4 TOU Pricing 10812.5 Electricity Meter Specification 10812.6 Tax Bonus for Emission 10912.7 Smart Grid InterFlex Project 11012.8 Recent Pilot Projects in France 11012.9 SOGRID Initiative 11212.10 Electric Vehicles 11213 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, Japan 11313.1 Overview 11313.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 11313.3 Plan for Global Warming Countermeasures 11413.4 Japan Smart Grid Investment 11513.5 Microgrid 11513.6 Japan Smart Cities 11513.7 Demand Response 11713.8 Taxes and Incentives for Renewable Energy 11713.9 Smart Meters 11713.10 Electric Vehicles 11814 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, Australia 11914.1 Overview 11914.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 11914.3 Smart Meters 12214.4 Data Security and Privacy 12314.5 Smart Grid City Grant 12314.6 Smart Cities and Suburbs Program 12314.7 EV Trials 12414.8 National Broadband Network 12414.9 Solar Cities 12414.10 Time-of-Use 12514.11 Net Metering/Feed-in Tariff for Solar Bonus Scheme 12515 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, China 12715.1 Overview 12715.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 12715.3 13th Five Year Plan 2016-2021 13015.4 Smart Grid Development 13015.5 Electric Vehicle 13115.6 EV Charging Station 13215.7 Smart Meter Installation 13215.8 Smart Grid Technology Standards 13315.9 Microgrid 13415.10 Tax Exemption for Clean Energy Projects 13415.11 High- and New-Tech Enterprises Program 13615.12 Global Ultra-High Voltage (UHV) Grid 13615.13 Clean Energy Technology and Innovation Roadmap: New Action Plan (2016-2030) 13715.14 China Smart Grid Substation Operations and Communication Project 13716 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, India 13816.1 Overview 13816.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 13916.3 R-APDRP 14516.4 Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana 14616.5 Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gram Jyothi Yojana 14616.6 Smart Grid Vision for India 14616.7 Smart Grid Roadmap 14716.8 Electric Mobility 14816.9 Microgrids 14916.10 Reduction in Power Cuts 15016.11 Demand Response Programs 15016.12 Smart Meters 15016.13 SCADA/DMS Program 15116.14 Condition Monitoring and Energy Auditing and Accounting in Real Time 15116.15 Smart Distribution Control 15116.16 National Power MIS Centre 15116.17 Improvement in Power Quality 15116.18 Energy Efficiency Program 15216.19 Smart City Project 15216.20 Solar Net Metering Policy 15316.21 Smart Grid Test Bed 15316.22 Odisha Smart Grid Project 15317 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, South Korea 15517.1 Overview 15517.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 15517.3 Major Policies and Incentives 15617.4 Electricity Business Act 16118 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, Singapore 16218.1 Overview 16218.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 16218.3 Major Policies and Incentives 16419 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, South Africa 17119.1 Overview 17119.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 17119.3 South African Smart Grid Initiative 17119.4 Eskom Initiative 17219.5 Strategic Energy Planning 2015-2020 17219.6 EV Infrastructure 17519.7 Smart Meters 17519.8 Residential Mass Rollout Program 17519.9 Microgrid 17619.10 Net Metering 17719.11 City of Johannesburg Vision 17720 Smart Grid Policies and Incentives, Saudi Arabia 17820.1 Overview 17820.2 Major Institutes Involved in Advancing Smart Grid Initiatives 17820.3 Planned Domestic Interconnection Projects 17920.4 EV Infrastructure 17920.5 Smart Meters 18020.6 AMI Infrastructure Standardization 18020.7 Saudi Arabia Smart Grid Conference 18020.8 Saudi Smart City 18121 Appendix 18221.1 Definitions 18221.2 Abbreviations 18321.3 Bibliography 18721.4 Methodology 19521.5 Coverage 19721.6 Contact Us 19821.7 Disclaimer 1991.1 List of TablesTable 1: Smart Grid Standards, IEC Standards, 2014 29Table 2: Smart Grid Policy Update 2017, Smart Grid Standards, IEEE Standards, 2016 30Table 3: Smart Grid Policy Update 2017, US ENERGISE Projects, 2017 32Table 4: Smart Grid Policy, US Federal Investment Grant Projects ($m), 2017 37Table 5: Smart Grid Policy, US Demonstration Projects 39Table 6: Smart Grid Policy, U.S. Federal Tax Credit ($) for Selected EVs & PHEVs, 2017 41Table 7: Smart Grid Policy, U.S. Plug-in EV Sales, 2016-17 41Table 8: Smart Grid Policy, California, Electric Vehicle Charging Station Rebate Programs ($), 2016 50Table 9: Smart Grid Policy, Colorado, Electric Vehicle Tax Credit ($), 2017-2021 57Table 10: Smart Grid Policy, Ontario, TOU Prices ($), November 2016 to April 2017 68Table 11: Smart Grid Policy, British Columbia, Electric Vehicle Point of Sale Incentive ($) 2017 71Table 12: Smart Grid Policy, British Columbia, SCRAP- IT Electric Vehicle Incentives($), 2017 72Table 13: Smart Grid Policy, British Columbia, Maximum Initial per Vehicle Incentive Amount ($), CEV Program 2017 72Table 14: Smart Grid Policy, Quebec, Electric Vehicle & Charging Station Incentives ($),2017 74Table 15: Smart Grid Policy, Quebec, Electric Vehicle & Charging Station Incentives ($),2017 75Table 16: Smart Grid Policy, Germany, Smart Meter Roll-Out Period, 2017-2033 99Table 17: Smart Grid Policy, France, Tax Bonus for Low Emission Vehicles ($), 2016 113Table 18: Smart Grid Policy, France, Penalty Scale for Emission, 2016 114Table 19: Smart Grid Policy, France, Smart Grid Projects by Enedis, 2016 115Table 20: Smart Grid Policy, India, NSGM Activities and Estimated Cost (INR), 12th Year Plan 2014-2017 144Table 21: Smart Grid Policy, India, ISGF Work Group Functions, 2016 146Table 22: Smart Grid Policy, India, Smart Grid Roadmap, 2013-2027 149Table 23: Smart Grid Policy, India, Smart City Program Critical Pillars, 2017 154Table 24: Smart Grid Policy, South Korea, Smart Grid Roadmap for Five Domains 160Table 25: Smart Grid Policy, Singapore, Policy, Carbon Emissions-Based Vehicle Scheme, 2015-2017 168Table 26: Smart Grid Policy, Singapore, Classification of Demand Response Load Facilities, 2013 171Table 27: Smart Grid Policy, Saudi Arabia, Planned Interconnection Projects, 2015-2019 179Table 28: Smart Grid Policy, Saudi Arabia, Saudi Smart City List, 2014 181Table 29: Abbreviations 1831.2 List of FiguresFigure 1: Smart Grid Policy, US AMIs Installed (million), 2011-2015 38Figure 2: Smart Grid Policy, U.S. Electric Vehicles Sold, 2012-2016 40Figure 3: Smart Grid Policy, US Net Metering Customers (million), 2012-2015 43Figure 4: Smart Grid Policy, UK, Number of Plug-In Electric Vehicle Registrations, 2012-2016 92