Country:Russia
Year:2009
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2009
Policy Type:Policy Support>Strategic planning, Information and Education
Energy Efficiency Policy Targets:Multi-Sectoral Policy
Climate Change Policy Targets:Framework/ Multi-sectoral Policy
Agency:Federation Council, State Duma
URL:http://tax.eycis.info/RL.nsf/7df73a8dad49b1bec325695f0033ed0c/615a06688b3bc268c32576b0002d057b/$FILE/Federal%20Law%20No.%20261-FZ%20of%2023.11.2009.pdf
Legal References:Federal Law No. 261-FZ
Energy Efficiency Description:

This law encourages energy efficiency by setting standards for policy enforcement as well as regulations and guidelines for conservation and efficiency measures throughout Russia. Regulations include: Building Efficiency standards, energy audits, energy service contracts, mandatory energy consumption meters, and a call for information provision. Tax incentives and benefits are also provided for industry to replace inefficient equipment.

Climate Change Description:

This law encourages energy efficiency by setting standards for policy enforcement as well as regulations and guidelines for conservation and efficiency measures throughout Russia. Regulations include: Building Efficiency standards, energy audits, energy service contracts, mandatory energy consumption meters, and a call for information provision. Tax incentives and benefits are also provided for industry to replace inefficient equipment.

Related policies:Federal Law On Heating Supplies , Energy audits and energy passports , Long-term tariffs , Energy efficiency labelling

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