Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2009
Policy Type:Policy Support>Strategic planning, Information and Education
Policy Target:Multi-Sectoral Policy
Agency:Federation Council, State Duma
Legal References:Federal Law No. 261-FZ

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

Last modified: Tue, 20 May 2014 15:19:10 CEST