Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2014
Policy Type:Policy Support>Strategic planning
Policy Target:Multi-Sectoral Policy
Agency:Ministry of Energy (Secretaría de Energía)
Enforcement:SENER and CONUEE prepare an annual work plan for implementation of the PRONASE. The 2015 PRONASE work plan is available on
Funding:Several sources including Energy Sustainability Fund
Evaluation:2014 Evaluation -

Under Law for the Sustainable Use of Energy (LASE), the Mexican government established the National Programme for Sustainable Energy Use (Programa Nacional para el Aprovechamiento Sustentable de la Energía  ̶  PRONASE) which sets the strategy and actions for energy efficiency at a national level for all sectors.

The first PRONASE covered the period 2009-12 and indicated that the greatest potential energy savings could be found in lighting, appliances and industrial motors.

The PRONASE 2014-18 has six main objectives: (i) To design and develop programmes and actions that enable the optimal use of energy in processes and activities in the national energy supply chain (ii) to strengthen regulation of energy efficiency in appliances and energy consuming equipment manufactured and commercialised in the country (iii) to strengthen the systems and government agencies responsible for energy efficiency at federal level, state and municipal level integrating public, private, academic and social institutions (iv) Promote the development of technical and technological capacities related to sustainable energy use (v) Contribute to the capacity building and dissemination of an energy savings culture in society (vi) promote research and development on energy efficiency technologies

Related policies:Law for the Sustainable Use of Energy (Ley para el Aprovechamiento Sustentable de la Energía ̶ LASE) , Energy Sustainability Fund (Fondo de Sustentabilidad Energética)

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