The RES-T share is expected to be predominantly met by an increase in biofuel consumption. An increase in the share of electric vehicles in the road transport vehicle fleet in Malta is also projected.
The share of RES-T is expected to reach 15% by 2030. (NECP, pg. 42)
Summary of support schemes
- Biofuel quota - Support for renewable energy sources in transport is provided through a substitution obligation on importers and wholesalers of fossil fuels.
- Malta also has grant schemes on the purchase of electric vehicles.
- Electric vehicles are also supported though an exemption from registration tax and the annual road license fee.
- There is ongoing pilot project for residential charging of electric vehicles
Ministry of Тransport, Infrastructure and Capital Projects
Authority for Transport in Malta (Transport Malta)
Regulator for Energy and Water Services