Year:2009 (July 16th)
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2009 (July 16th)
Policy Type:Policy Support>Institutional creation
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources, Multiple RE Sources>All
Policy Sector:Framework Policy
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Ministry of Industry and Energy of the Republic of Azerbaijan

The State Agency for Alternative and Renewable Energy Sources was established in 2009 on the basis of the Decree (No. 123) of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan in order to (1) speed up implementation of decisions outlined in the “State Program on utilization of alternative and renewable energy sources in the Republic of Azerbaijan”, and to (2) improve efficiency of national energy resources.

Agency’s duties:

  • Participation in the development and preparation of public policies for creating the infrastructure of renewable energy, and ensure the accomplishment of this policy;
  • Participation in the preparation and creation of the normative documents regulating the Renewable Energy sector.
  • Putting forth suggestions on the use of renewable energy sources, designing, building, operation of facilities and mechanisms of regulating the activity related to the production of the necessary equipment for the purposes listed;
  • Preparation of proposals for measures to encourage the activity (design, construction, maintenance and production) and to meet demand for Renewable Energy;
  • Monitoring activities in the Renewable Energy sector;

The other activities specified by law.

Related policies:The State Program on Use of Alternative and Renewable Energy Sources

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