Year:2009 (Dec. 31st)
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2009 (Dec. 31st)
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards
Policy Target:Solar, Solar Thermal
Policy Sector:Electricity, Heating and Cooling, Multi-sectoral Policy
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Energy service of the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism
Legal References:Decree No. 446/2009

The decree defines energy performance standards for buildings and contains specific regulations on renewable energy installations.

1. Mandatory solar installations on every new residential building to satisfy domestic hot water requirements.
2. RE installations on every new building for power generation.

A. “Cyprus” relates to the southern part of the Island. There is no single authority representing both Turkish and Greek Cypriot people on the Island. Turkey recognises the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC). Until a lasting and equitable solution is found within the context of United Nations, Turkey shall preserve its position concerning the “Cyprus” issue.

B. The Republic of Cyprus is recognised by all members of the United Nations with the exception of Turkey. The information in this document relates to the area under the effective control of the Government of the Republic of Cyprus.


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