Factsheet: Efficient and Rational use of energy

Efficient and Rational use of energy

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Efficient and Rational use of energy and the use of alternative energy
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Ley 697-2001 URE, Uso Racional de la Energía
Description: 
Law 697-2001 on efficient and Rational use of energy, and the use of alternative energy, providing also definition of terms e.g. Biomass, Sustainability, Energy Efficiency, Non conventional sources.
Goal/Aim: 
Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency and Sustainability

Sector/Topic targeted:

Responsible Authority: 
Minister of Mines and Energy MME

Status:

Trade Relevance: 
Sustainability of biomass (potentially to be exported)
Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2001