Country:Russia
Year:2013
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2013
Policy Type:Economic Instruments, Regulatory Instruments, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D), Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives
Policy Target:Buildings>New buildings, Multi-Sectoral Policy, Lighting
Agency:Ministry of Energy
URL:http://government.ru/en/docs/1171/
Description:

In 2013, The Ministry of Energy designed the State programme on Energy Efficiency and Energy Sector Development for the 2013-2020 period. Under the State programme, there is a sub-programme for energy savings and energy efficiency improvement targets. the objectives are: 

  • To increase energy efficiency 
  • To provide support by informing about energy saving and energy efficiency improvement measures
  • To develop regulattive and financial instruments to promote energy efficiency
  • To promote the research and development (R&D) in energy saving and energy efficiency improvement actions 

According to the Ministry of Energy, the country has identified the following guidelines to boost energy efficiency in the country: 

 

Topics key directions
MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
  • Key indicators on energy efficiency in the economic sectors

TECHNOLOGICAL
REGULATION

  • Building Codes and equipment requirements
  • Promoting implementation of Best Available Technologies through ecological regulation
FINANCIAL INCENTIVES
  • Implementing pricing incentives and energy taxes
  • Promoting of energy service contract mechanisms and subsidies program

SUPPORTING
MECHANISMS

  • Implementation of statistical system for monitoring energy efficiency
  • Create public awareness on energy efficiency and energy savings
25 Energy Efficiency Recommendations Applied:Buildings, Cross-sectoral, Lighting

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