|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Policy Support>Strategic planning, Policy Support|
|Policy Target:||Multiple RE Sources, Multiple RE Sources>All, Multiple RE Sources>CHP, Multiple RE Sources>Cooling, Multiple RE Sources>Heating, Multiple RE Sources>Power, Multiple RE Sources>Renewable heat pumps|
|Policy Sector:||Electricity, Framework Policy, Heating and Cooling, Multi-sectoral Policy, Transport|
|Size of Plant Targeted:||Small and Large|
|Agency:||Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy|
Under the EU Directive 2009/28/EC, member countries of the European Union were obliged to draft, and submit to the European Commission, National Renewable Action Plans (NREAPs) outlining pathways that will allow them to meet their 2020 renewable energy targets.
UK targets by 2020:
The UK renewables policy framework relies on three main components:
Measures that will allow UK to achieve its targets:
Please note that as the plan was submitted in 2010 it does not encompass more recent policy developments.
|Related policies:||Directive 2009/28/EC on the Promotion of Electricity Produced from Renewable Energy Sources|
In order to download full version of the UK's National Renewable Energy Action Plan (NREAP) please, click here.
Last modified: Thu, 02 Nov 2017 18:46:59 CET