Year:2017 (Jan 19th)
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2017 (Jan 19th)
Policy Type:Policy Support, Policy Support>Strategic planning
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources, Multiple RE Sources>All
Policy Sector:Electricity
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Energy Mining Planning Unit (Unidad de Planeación Minero Energética –UPME)
Legal References:Law 142

The Electric Coverage Expansion Plan 2016-2020 PIEC) aims to increase the diversity of technologies in the energy mix, including hybrid projects (such as solar-diesel and wind-diesel).

In order to achieve the objective, UPME is working with the operation of the different investment funds in electric energy and proposes to design a national policy in charge of promoting research and development and innovation of renewable energy sources and other environmentally sustainable alternatives. The plan considers scenarios of hybrid projects (renewable-diesel).

This record supersedes:Electric Coverage Expansion Plan 2013-2017 (Plan indicativo de expansión de cobertura de energía eléctrica, PIEC)

Last modified: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:13:43 CEST