Year:2010 (Nov 24)
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2010 (Nov 24)
Policy Type:Policy Support, Policy Support>Strategic planning, Economic Instruments, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Tax relief
Policy Target:Multiple RE Sources, Multiple RE Sources>Power
Policy Sector:Electricity, Framework Policy
Size of Plant Targeted:Small and Large
Agency:Ministry of Energy and Mines (Ministerio de Energía y Minas)
Legal References:Supreme Decree Nº 026-2010-EM

The Plan establishes the national legal framework, with emphasis on the promotion and protection of private investment, minimizing social and environmental impacts and encouraging energy markets, as well as promoting energy efficiency and development of renewable energies at local, regional and national level.

Among the most important objectives of the national energy policy is the development of an energy sector following these guidelines:

  • Promote the development and use of clean energies and technologies with low emissions and avoiding the biodegradation of resources.
  • Reach an environmental regulation with requirements compatible with the National Environmental Policy and international standards.
  • Promote and encourage the use of solid and liquid waste for the production of energy.
  • Promote harmonious relations between the state, communities and companies in the energy sector.


The plan aims to diversify the energy mix with special emphasis in renewable energy sources.

Related Documents:

In order to view a full versions of the Peru's National Energy Plan for 2010-2040 (Politica Energetica Nacional del Peru 2010-2040) please click here and for the regulation implementing the Plan go here.

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