No double taxation on energy storage

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Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO

Effective date: not yet known

What changes?

If you store energy to sell it at a later time, you currently may have to pay tax on it twice: once for storage and once for usage. As of 1 January 2022, you can avoid double taxation in the following cases:

  • the party operating an energy storage facility has a large-scale consumption connection
  • the party operating an energy storage facility declares to the electricity supplier that it is exempted from the levy

For whom?

  • entrepreneurs who exploit energy storage facilities
  • companies who supply electricity to an energy storage facility

When?

It is not yet known when this change in law will come into effect.

Questions relating to this article?

Please contact the Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO

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Netherlands Enterprise Agency, RVO