Country:Kenya
Year:2012 (April)
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2012 (April)
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Other mandatory requirements, Regulatory Instruments
Policy Target:Solar Thermal
Policy Sector:
Agency:Energy Regulatory Commission of Kenya
URL:http://www.erc.go.ke/erc/Regulations/Solar%20Water%20Heating%20Regulations.pdf
Penalty:Non-compliance with the regulation is an offence resulting on conviction in a fine not exceeding one million shllings and/or imprisonment for less than one year.
Description:

The regulations, which were drafted in 2010, were gazetted in 2012. They target premises with hot water requirements above 100 litres: new ones will have to install solar heating systems while the existing ones have 5 years to install and use solar heating systems that cover at least 60% of their hot water demand.

Related policies:Energy Act 12 of 2006

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