Country:Ethiopia
Year:2013 (Feb)
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2013 (Feb)
Policy Type:Policy Support, Policy Support>Strategic planning
Renewable Energy Policy Targets:Multiple RE Sources, Multiple RE Sources, All, Hydropower
Policy Sector:Framework Policy
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Ministry of Water and Energy
URL:http://www.mowr.gov.et/EEA/LEGAL/The%20national%20Energy%20Policy.pdf
Legal References:Energy Proclamation No.810/2013
Renewable Energy Description:

The energy policy prioritizes hydropower resource development since hydrological resources are Ethiopia's most abundant and sustainable forms of energy. In parallel, the policy encourages an energy mix with other renewable such as solar, wind and geothermal. Currently, hydropower and geothermal account for 88% and 1% respectively of total electricity generation in the country.

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