Country:France
Year:2004
Policy status:Superseded
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2004
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments, Economic Instruments>Market-based instruments>White certificates
Energy Efficiency Policy Targets:Energy Utilities
Agency:Ministere de LEconomie, des Finances et de lIndustrie (MINEFI)
Energy Efficiency Description:

As part of Frances Energy Bill, the government planned to put in place a system of tradable "white certificates" for energy efficiency. Suppliers of energy (electricity, gas, heating oil, LPG, heat, refrigeration) would be required to meet government-mandated targets for energy savings achieved through the suppliers residential and tertiary customers.

Climate Change Description:

As part of Frances Energy Bill, the government planned to put in place a system of tradable "white certificates" for energy efficiency. Suppliers of energy (electricity, gas, heating oil, LPG, heat, refrigeration) would be required to meet government-mandated targets for energy savings achieved through the suppliers residential and tertiary customers.

This record is superseded by:White Certificate Scheme & Obligation

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