Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2007
Date Amended:


Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards
Policy Target:Energy Sector>CHP
Legal References:Legislative Decree No.20 of 8 Febbraio 2007; Law 99/2009

Legislative Decree No. 20 of 8 February 2007 was passed to implement EU Directive 2004/8/EC on the promotion of cogeneration based on a useful heat demand in the internal energy market . The decree established that up to 31 December 2010, high efficiency cogeneration systems must comply with criteria defined by the Regulatory Authority deliberation 42/02. This means that a simultaneous production of heat and power will be considered energy produced in cogeneration if it complies with the following requirements: a) a primary energy saving of 10%, compared with the separate production of heat and power; b) a minimum useful heat production of 15%

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