Impact of any changes to the Special Compensation Scheme (BesAR) on North Rhine-Westphalia

Under article 63 ff. of the “Besondere Ausgleichsregelung” (BesAR) – the special compensation rule of the EEG 2014 (renewable energy law 2014) – certain energy intensive companies may apply for a restriction of costs of the EEG apportionment, in order to sustain their international competitive position.

This is the summary of the short report for the Ministry of Climate Protection, Environment, Agriculture, Nature Conservation and Consumer Protection North Rhine-Westphalia.

Please note that the publication is only available in German.