Country:Honduras
Year:2011 (Feb 5th)
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2011 (Feb 5th)
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments
Renewable Energy Policy Targets:Multiple RE Sources, Solar, Bioenergy, Bioenergy, Biomass for power
Policy Sector:Electricity
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Legislative Power
URL:http://www.sefin.gob.hn/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/DecretoNo279-2010.pdf
Legal References:Decree 279-2010
Renewable Energy Description:

The law declares the right of a government to expropriate private property for renewable energy projects - particularly for hydro, biomass and solar - for public use, with payment of compensation.

The law also states that administrative procedures, legal processes, issuance of licenses, permits or registrations and any other activity required for the prompt execution of power generation projects with national renewable resources will be given priority.

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