Estimating the economic value of distributed PV systems in Australia

  title={Estimating the economic value of distributed PV systems in Australia},
  author={Sebasti{\'a}n Oliva and I. F. MacGill},
  journal={2011 IEEE PES Innovative Smart Grid Technologies},
Australian commitment to reduce CO2 emissions by 2020 has risen a set of policies that attempts to promote investments in low emission technologies in the electricity sector. Given the excellent solar resources in this country, PV systems have been subsidised through a state and territory-based feed-in tariffs scheme (FiTs) whose design doesn't take into account many of the positive externalities that this energy offers. This paper discusses on the full value of electricity generated by PV… CONTINUE READING

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