|Policy status:||In Force|
|Date Effective:||2003, 2007|
2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
|Policy Type:||Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards, Information and Education>Information provision, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies, Policy Support>Institutional creation, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme >Technology deployment and diffusion, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme >Technology development, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Demonstration project, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D), Regulatory Instruments>Obligation schemes , Regulatory Instruments|
|Renewable Energy Policy Targets:||Bioenergy, Biofuels for transport|
|Size of Plant Targeted:||Small and Large|
|Agency:||Ministry of Energy and Mines|
|Legal References:||Law 28054 and Implementation Supreme Decree 021-2007 - EM and amendments, Supreme Decree 013-2005 - EM|
|Renewable Energy Description:|
Law 28054 (2003) established the general framework to promote the market development of biofuels based on free competition and free access to economic activity, aiming to:
It also created the Biofuel Technical Commission responsible for proposing and recommending norms and complementary regulations for compliance with the Law.
The Supreme Decree No. 021-2007-EM (2007) sets the standards for blends of biofuels and their commercialisation. It also refers to the technical quality norms of Biofuels and regulations for the sale of biofuels.
The Ministry of Energy and Mines oversees the development of biofuels in Peru in many sectors. Only wholesale distributor companies and refinery operators effectively registered to the General Hydrocarbure Direction of the Mine and Energy Ministry are allowed to purchase, blend and commercialise both bioethanol and Biodiesel B100.
Last modified: Mon, 01 Jul 2013 12:33:59 CEST