Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2012
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Codes and standards>Sectoral standards
Policy Target:Industry>Energy-intensive, Industry
Agency:Ministry of Industry
Legal References:Industrial Minister Regulation No. 12/2012

Ministry of Industry Regulation No. 12/2012 concerning CO2 Emission Reductions in the Cement Industry requires that the cement production subsector voluntarily reduce GHG emission intensity by 2% from 2011-2015 and 3% from 2016-2020 below 2009 levels (0.85 tCO2/t cement).

This effort may reduce GHG emission by an amount of 0.7-1.9 MtCO2/year.

Regulation No. 12/2012 requires that the Ministry of Industry is responsible for conducting:

  • Capacity building for emissions reduction activities.
  • Implementation of environmental and energy management practices.
  • Development of technical guidelines and procedures to calculate emissions intensity.
  • Development of incentive mechanisms for emissions reduction activities.
  • Formulation and harmonization of related policies.
  • Development of an MRV system for the cement industry.
  • Socialization of related policies.
  • Implementation of the MRV system.

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