Country:Costa Rica
Year:2014 (Nov 17th)
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2014 (Nov 17th)
Policy Type:Policy Support>Strategic planning, Policy Support
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources>All
Policy Sector:Framework Policy, Multi-sectoral Policy
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Ministry of National Planning and Economic Policy

The National Development Plan 2015-2018 marks the course of the government. It sets out the strategic pillars, priorities, objectives, programs and projects that are necessary as well as the type of governance needed to move towards a society founded on equity, knowledge, innovation, competitiveness, transparency and sustainable development.

The National Development Plan sets the following objectives:

  • Increasing renewable energy in the energy matrix from 25.3% in 2013 to 28.2% in 2018.
  • Increasing the share of electricity generation from renewable energy sources from 88% in 2013 to 97% in 2018.
  • Develop the national biofuels industry.

Last modified: Thu, 01 Mar 2018 17:45:44 CET