Country:Colombia
Year:2008
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2008
Policy Type:Policy Support>Strategic planning, Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards>Building codes and standards, Policy Support
Renewable Energy Policy Targets:Bioenergy, Biofuels for transport
Policy Sector:Transport
Agency:Ministry of Mines and Energy; Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development; Ministry of Environment and sustainable Development; Ministry of Transport; Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism; Ministry of Social Protection; Ministry of Finance and Public Credit;
URL:http://www.minminas.gov.co/minminas/downloads/UserFiles/File/hidrocarburos/Biocombustible/Conpes203510.pdf
Renewable Energy Description:

In 2008, The National Council for Economic and Social Policy (CONPES) led by the National Planning Department (DNP), made a guideline document for the National Biofuel Policy.
This document assesses the development of the biofuels market in Colombia as a result of the incentives and policies for biofuels promulgated in the 2000s; defines the principal objectives sought by the policy in the short and long term; and defines guidelines and recommendations for the policymakers in order to achieve and follow the defined objectives.

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