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Financing coal-fired power plant to demonstrate CCS (carbon capture and storage) through an innovative policy incentive in China

Yang, Lin; Xu, Mao; Fan, Jingli; Liang, Xi; Zhang, Xian; Lv, Haodong; Wang, Dong


Traditional policy incentives for carbon capture and storage (CCS) mainly rely on fiscal subsidies, which tend to put an inordinate strain on public finances. This study attempts to explore a non-fiscal incentive policy, granting a time extension (extra electricity quota), to finance early CCS demonstration projects in China. We find that coal-fired power plant (CFPP) operate at a loss even without CCS retrofitting under the current electricity quota (4000 h per year), while it can make profits...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2021
Type: Journal article
Source: Energy Policy
DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2021.112562


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