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  • [2011-06-17] Law No. 554 - Energy Stability Law 

    The National Assembly of the Republic of Nicaragua; La Asamblea Nacional de la República de Nicaragua
    This law declares an energy crisis in the country due to high oil prices. It adopts measures in the hydrocarbon, electricity and transportation sectors in order to alleviate this crisis and to ensure the power supply to ...
  • [2011-03-11] Law No. 6 - Electricity Law 

    Asamblea Legislativa; Legislative Assembly
    Law which establishes the norms for the generation, transmission, distribution and commercialization of electricity in Panama. Art. 155 states the need to promote the use of new sources of energy in order to diversify them, ...
  • [2011-06-17] Law No. 627 - Law of Reforms and Additions to Law No. 554, ""Energy Stability Law"" 

    The National Assembly of the Republic of Nicaragua; La Asamblea Nacional de la República de Nicaragua
    This law provides modifications to Law 554, which declared an energy crisis in the country due to high oil prices.
  • [2011-02-14] Law No. 73 - Law of Economic Incentives for the Development of Puerto Rico 

    Asamblea Legislativa, Puerto Rico; Legislative Assembly, Puerto Rico
    This law focuses on the need for the country to modernize its manufacturing sector in order to be competitive in the global economy. As part of this effort, this law states that the country needs to take action to reduce ...
  • [2012-02-28] Law No. 7447 - Energy Efficiency 

    The Legislative Assembly of the Republic of Costa Rica; La Asamblea Legislativa de la República de Costa Rica
    The purpose of this law is to consolidate the state's participation in the promotion and progressive implementation of a program of rational energy use. This law also proposes to establish mechanisms to achieve efficient ...
  • [2012-02-28] Law No. 7513 - Approval of Regional Agreement on Climate Change 

    The Legislative Assembly of the Republic of Costa Rica; La Asamblea Legislativa de la República de Costa Rica
    This law approves the Regional Convention on Climate Change, which states that the signatory countries will work to protect the climate in order to ensure that food production and economic development are not threatened.
  • [2012-02-28] Law No. 7593 - Law of the Authority of Public Services 

    The Legislative Assembly of the Republic of Costa Rica; La Asamblea Legislativa de la República de Costa Rica
    This law defines electric power as a public service and states that the generation, transmission, distribution and commercialization of said power is to be regulated by the Regulatory Authority of Public Services (Autoridad ...
  • [2011-04-19] Law No. 76 - Authorizes the Hydraulic Resources and Electrification Institute to Execute Contracts with A.B. (SKANSKA CEMENTJUTERIET, ASEA, BOFORS - NOHAB Y (VBB) VATTENBYGGNADSBYRAN 

    Legislative Assembly of Panama; Asamblea Legislativa de Panamá
    Authorizes the execution of a contract between A.B. and VBB for the development of La Estrella hydroelectric project in Panama.
  • [2011-06-17] Law No. 76 - Mining Law 

    National Assembly of Cuba; Asamblea Nacional de Cuba
    Establishes the mining policy and legal regulations in such a way so that they guarantee the protection, development and rational use of the mining resources. It also creates the National Office of Mining Resources, which ...
  • [2011-04-19] Law No. 77 - Authorizes the Hydraulic Resources and Electrification Institute the Credit Application with SKANDINAVISKA ENSKILDA BANKEN 

    Legislative Assembly of Panama; Asamblea Legislativa de Panamá
    This credit authorization is for La Estrella hydroelectric project in Panama cited in Law No. 76.
  • [2011-09-30] Law No. 779/95 - Amends Law No. 675 related to Oil 

    Congress of Paraguay; Congreso de la Nación de Paraguay
    This law amends Law No. 675, which established the legal regime for the prospecting, exploration and exploitation of oil in the country.
  • [2011-02-08] Law No. 78 - Organic Law of the Electrical Service 

    Asamblea Nacional de la Republica Bolivariana de Venezuela; National Assembly of Venezuela
    General law that establishes the regulation of electrical service in the country. Article 17, no. 31 talks about ensuring the application of programs for the use of alternative energy sources.
  • [2011-04-19] Law No. 8 - Hydrocarbons Law 

    Legislative Assembly of Panama; Asamblea Legislativa de Panamá
    This Law regulates the activities related to the use of hydrocarbons in Panama.
  • [2011-06-06] Law No. 8.171 - Agriculture 

    National Congress of Brazil; Congresso Nacional do Brasil
    States ways in which the agricultural sector can be helped for its development, including the State's support for the preservation of the environment and natural resources, as well as the rural electrification, regardless ...
  • [2011-06-06] Law No. 8.723 - Reduction of Pollutant Emissions from Automobiles 

    National Congress of Brazil; Congresso Nacional do Brasil
    Establishes the obligation of the car and fuel manufacturers to take the necessary measures to reduce the levels of carbon monoxide, nitrogen oxides and other pollutants in the application of the Environmental Policy. It ...
  • [2011-06-17] Law No. 81 - Environmental Law 

    National Assembly of Cuba; Asamblea Nacional de Cuba
    Establishes the principles that govern the environmental policy and the basic norms for the regulation of the administration of the environment and the actions of the citizens and society in general, with the goal to protect ...
  • [2011-09-30] Law No. 82 - Law for Diversification through Sustainable Renewable Energy and Alternative Energy in Puerto Rico 

    Legislative Assembly, Puerto Rico; Asamblea Legislativa, Puerto Rico
    This law provides definitions of green energy sources and related technology, and categorizes them as renewable or renewable alternatives. Additionally, it sets a goal of achieving a 12% mandatory generation through green ...
  • [2011-06-17] Law No. 8265 - Approval of the Adhesion to the Convention on Physical Protection of Nuclear Materials 

    The Legislative Assembly of the Republic of Costa Rica; La Asamblea Legislativa de la República de Costa Rica
    This law approves the adhesion to the Convention on the Physical Protection of Nuclear Materials, which was adopted in Vienna, Austria, in October 1979.
  • [2011-09-30] Law No. 83 - Creates the Electric Power Authority of Puerto Rico 

    Legislative Assembly, Puerto Rico; Asamblea Legislativa, Puerto Rico
    This law establishes the Electric Power Authority of Puerto Rico (Autoridad de Energía Eléctrica de Puerto Rico), which was created to preserve, develop and use, and to assist in the conservation, development and utilization ...
  • [2011-02-09] Law No. 83- Law for Green Energy Incentives 

    Legislative Assembly, Puerto Rico; Asamblea Legislativa, Puerto Rico
    This law promotes the generation of renewable energy in Puerto Rico. It consolidates and standardizes the existing economic benefits related with the development, production, and use of renewable energy; and creates new ...