Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National, State/Regional
Date Effective:2011
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Auditing, Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards>Building codes and standards
Policy Target:Buildings>New buildings, Buildings>Building Code
Agency:Ministry of Regional Development of the Russian Federation

This Federal Law establishes energy efficiency requirements for buildings and structures for residential apartment buildings. Using baseline energy efficiency standards set in the 2009 Federal Law (261-ФЗ), energy consumption should be reduced every five years.  The reductions are as follows:


  • 2011 – 2015: No less than 15% reduction relative to baseline levels.
  • 2016 – 2020: No less than 30% reduction relative to baseline levels.
  • 2020 – Beyond: No less than 40% reduction relative to baseline levels. 
25 Energy Efficiency Recommendations Applied:Buildings, Energy performance of building components and systems , Cross-sectoral, Monitoring, enforcement and evaluation, Cross-sectoral, Strategies and action plans, Appliances and equipment, Mandatory MEPS and labels
Related policies:Federal Law On Heating Supplies , Energy audits and energy passports , Energy efficiency labelling , Long-term tariffs

Last modified: Mon, 11 Jan 2016 10:23:31 CET