Year:1994 (Nov 26th)
Policy status:Superseded
Date Effective:1994 (Nov 26th)
Date Amended:

1998 (Oct 22nd)

Date Ended:2014 (May 20th)
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments, Policy Support, Policy Support>Institutional creation
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources>Power
Policy Sector:Electricity, Framework Policy, Multi-sectoral Policy
Agency:National Congress (Congreso Nacional)
Legal References:Decree 158 - 1994

The law is regulated by Accord 934 of 1997 and it stipulates the norms for the electricity subsector. It covers several aspects including generation, transmission, distribution, the national interconnected system, relations between the user and distributors and the protection and conservation of the environment.

The law establishes that the National Electric Energy Company (Empresa Nacional de Energía Eléctrica, ENEE) must give priority to the development of renewable energy projects when the present value of their generation does not exceed more than a ten percent of the present value of the optimal generation technology.


Decree No. 89-98 - Amendment of Article 62 of the Electric Sub-Sector Law  outlines the creation of the Social Fund for Electricity Development.

This record is superseded by:Law of Electrical Industry (Ley General de la Industria Electrica)
Related Documents:

In order to view a full versions of the Accord 934 of 1997 of Honduras please click here.
In order to view Decree No 89-98 please click here.

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