Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2014
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments>Obligation schemes , Economic Instruments>Market-based instruments>White certificates
Energy Efficiency Policy Targets:Multi-Sectoral Policy
Energy Efficiency Description:

In 2014, Spain introduced energy efficiency obligations in order to attain a cumulative energy savings of 6 356 ktoe over 2014 to 2020.

All sectors fall under obligations with fuel coverage including electricity, gas, oil products, and LPG. Obligated parties include suppliers of electricity and natural gas, and wholesale retailers of oil products and LPG; small suppliers and retailers are exempt.

Eligible energy efficiency measures include energy management, energy audits, process improvement, carpooling, car sharing, promotion of cycling, building fabric, heating systems, HVAC, and lighting.

Trading certificates will be tradable but unclear whether only bilaterally or also vertically.

Last modified: Fri, 03 Nov 2017 18:09:07 CET