Energy Efficiency, Tax and Trade: Irreconcilably Incompatible?
Promovendus: Mw. Dr. C. Ni Ghiollarnath
Promotores: Prof.Dr. R.H.C. Luja, Prof.Dr. P.L.H. van den Bossche
Duur: 1/9/2005 - 31/8/2009
Promotie: Maastricht, 14/1/2011
This thesis deals with the compliance of tax incentives for the development of renewable energy sources with international trade law rules on subsidies. The subsidies examined are direct corporate tax incentives in place in the EU (the UK, Ireland, the Netherlands and Belgium) and in Canada and New Zealand.