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  • [2011-04-07] Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Peru and the Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil for the Supply of Electricity to Peru and Export of Surplus to Brazil 

    Government of the Republic of Peru and Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil; Gobierno de la República del Perú y Gobierno de la República Federativa del Brasil
    The goal of this agreement is to establish the legal framework which promotes the development of the necessary infrastructure in Peru for the production of electricity destined to its internal market and the export of ...
  • [2011-04-19] Agreement No. AG-110-2002 - Development of Hydroelectric Plants 

    Ministry of Energy and Mines; Ministerio de Energía y Minas
    Contains the Manual of Procedures to authorize requests for the instalation of hydroelectric power plants, as well as for the transportation services, final distribution of electricity, and temporary authorizations among others.
  • [2011-06-06] ANP Resolution No. 42 - Biodiesel 

    General Director of the National Oil Agency - ANP; Diretor-Geral da Agência Nacional do Petróleo - ANP
    Establishes the specifications of biodiesel, which will be added to diesel in a 2% portion of the volume and will be marketed by all the authorized agents in the Country.
  • [2011-06-17] Biofuels Policy 2010-2030 

    Ministry of Energy and Mining
    This document presents Jamaica s National Biofuels Policy which is designed to achieve: A modern, efficient, diversified and environmentally sustainable biofuels sector that contributes to Jamaica s long-term energy security ...
  • [2011-04-19] Collaboration Agreement Between the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources of the Republic of Guatemala and the Solar Foundation 

    Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources and the Solar Foundation; Ministerio de Ambiente y Recursos Naturales y la Fundación Solar
    The Agreement outlines that these two organizations will collaborate mutually to contact financial agencies interested in projects involving renewable energy, climatic change, drought, environmental services, rural development ...
  • [2011-06-06] Constitution of the Federative Republic of Brazil of 1988 

    National Constituent Assembly of Brazil; Assembléia Nacional Constituinte do Brasil
    The Brazilian Constitution includes declarations in favor of the use of alternative energy and renewable resources. Articles 21, 174, 177 have dispositions to regulate renewable energy activities.
  • [2011-06-06] Constitution of the Republic of El Salvador (1983) 

    Legislative Agency of El Salvador; Organo Legislativo de El Salvador
    Article 113 promotes and protects the economic associations that increase the national wealth through a better use of the natural resources of the Country.
  • [2011-03-03] Decree 101-96 - Forest Law 

    Congreso de la Republica de Guatemala; Congress of the Republic of Guatemala
    This law has as objective the reforestation and conservation of forests in Guatemala. Art. 69 states that any public or private entity that plans on the construction of hydropower projects must present a pre-feasibility ...
  • [2011-09-28] Decree 1494 of 1993 - Institute of Nuclear Sciences and Alternative Energies 

    Ministry of Mines and Energy, Colombia; El Ministerio de Minas y Energía, Colombia
    This decree announces the creation of the Institute of Nuclear Science and Alternative Energy and establishes its internal structure.
  • [2011-03-16] Decree 1597/99 - National Code for Wind and Solar Energy 

    El Senado y Cámara de Diputados de la Nación Argentina; The Senate and House of Representatives of Argentina
    This decree approves the regulation of Law No. 25.019, which establishes a national code for wind and solar energy.
  • [2011-06-17] Decree for the encouragement of mineral exploration on any territory of the Republic and adaptation of the existing legal structures to the realities of the mining industry 

    Agency of Mines and Energy; Bureau des Mines et de L'energie
    States that the natural deposits of minerals, oil and gas, mineral springs and thermo, geothermal and other concentrations of natural energy and in general natural resources belong to the Haitian Nation.
  • [2011-03-11] Decree No. 104-93 - General Environmental Law 

    Congreso Nacional de Honduras; National Congress of Honduras
    Law which has as objective the protection, conservation, restauration and management of the environment and of natural resources in Honduras. Art. 34 states that any project that has as goal the use of water for energy ...
  • [2011-03-03] Decree No. 137 - Law of the Hydroelectric Executive Commision of the Lempa River 

    Asamblea Legislativa de la Republica de El Salvador; Congress of the Republic of El Salvador
    This law creates a Commision which has as objective the development, conservation, administration and use of the energy resources of El Salvador. Art. 6 states the infrastructure necessary for the fulfillment of said objective.
  • [2011-03-11] Decree No. 144-2007 - Law for the Production and Consumption of Biofuels 

    Congreso Nacional de Honduras; National Congress of Honduras
    Law which has as objective the research, production and use of biofuels in order to contribute to the reduction of environmental pollution, both locally and globally.
  • [2011-03-11] Decree No. 156-2007 - Forest, Protected Areas and Wildlife Law 

    Congreso Nacional de Honduras; National Congress of Honduras
    Law establishes the rules for the management, protection, restoration, use, conservation and promotion of Forest, Protected Areas and Wildlife resources. Art. 146 talks about the incentives for the use of environmental ...
  • [2011-06-17] Decree No. 173/010 - Renewable Energy Generation 

    Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines; Ministerio de Industria, Energía y Minas
    Authorizes the companies connected to the Low Voltage Distribution Network to install renewable energy plants such as solar, wind, biomass and mini hydroelectric power plants.
  • [2011-03-03] Decree No. 233 - Environmental Law 

    Asamblea Legislativa de la Republica de El Salvador; Congress of the Republic of El Salvador
    General law that has as main goal the protection, conservation and recuperation of the environment; also, the sustainable use of the natural resources to improve the quality of life of present and future generations. Art. ...
  • [2011-06-06] Decree No. 24.643 - Water Code 

    Provisional Chief of Government of the Republic of the United States of Brazil; Chefe do Governo Provisório da República dos Estados Unidos do Brasil
    Regulates the use of water in the Country. Book III, Title I, Chapter I talks about the use and exploitation of hydroelectric energy.
  • [2011-06-17] Decree No. 258/009 - Wind Map of Uruguay 

    Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines; Ministerio de Industria, Energía y Minas
    During the creation of the Wind Map of Uruguay, any private or public, national or international entity that contributes wind speed information considered adequate and necessary for the creation of said Map by the National ...
  • [2011-06-17] Decree No. 296/008 - Broadens the regulations stated in Decree No. 397/007 

    Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines; Ministerio de Industria, Energía y Minas
    Broadens the regulations regarding the energy providers' contracts stated in Decree No. 397/007.