|Year:||2000 (last amended 2013)|
|Policy status:||In Force|
|Date Effective:||2000 (last amended 2013)|
20 December 2000; 26 June 2001; 1 July 2004; 19 March 2009; 15 July 2009; 22 December 2009; 17 January 2012; 21 June 2012; 17 January 2013
|Policy Type:||Regulatory Instruments|
|Renewable Energy Policy Targets:||Multiple RE Sources, Multiple RE Sources, All, Multiple RE Sources, Power|
|Policy Sector:||Electricity, Framework Policy|
|Size of Plant Targeted:||Small and Large|
|Agency:||Ministry of Energy|
|Legal References:||Law on Electricity of 19 March 2009 (No VIII-1881)|
|Renewable Energy Description:|
Law on Electricity of the Republic of Lithuania was adopted on 10 July 2000 and amended in 2004 and 2009. The Law regulates generation, transmission, distribution and supply of electricity in the state. It ensures that the electricity marked in Lithuania is based on fair competition between electricity producers and suppliers.
Law promotes energy efficiency, safe and reliable electricity system, transparent service obligations, internal electricity market, electricity export and renewable energy sources in order to protect natural environment.
|Related policies:||Law on Energy , Law on Energy from Renewable Sources|
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