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Research Article

Overcapacity as a Barrier to Renewable Energy Deployment: The Spanish Case

Table 5

Responses of the interviewees on the short-term policies to mitigate overcapacity.

IntervieweeMost relevantLeast relevant

Utility A13
Regulator A31
Utility B21
Regulator B31
Regulator C13
Regulator D31
Expert A3
Expert B21
Expert C2
Renewable energy association31
Utility C31

Note: (1) the moratorium to renewable electricity generation investments adopted in 2012, (2) the hibernation of CCGTs, and (3) the improvement in the interconnection capacity with other countries.

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