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  • [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 ...
  • [2011-01-21] Central American Sustainable Energy Strategy 2020 

    United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America (ECLA); System of Central American Integration (SICA)
    This report includes information on the various energy sectors in Central America. It includes two sections on renewable energy with supplemental graphics and charts.
  • [2011-04-07] Decree No. 013-2005-EM - Rules of Procedure for the Law for the Promotion of the Biofuel Market 

    President of the Republic of Peru; Presidente de la Republica del Perú
    Promotes the investments for the production and marketing of biofuels, disseminating the economic, social and environmental advantages of their use.
  • [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.
  • [2011-06-17] 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.
  • [2011-06-17] 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.
  • [2011-06-17] Decree No. 299/008 - Modifies Art. 2 of Decree No. 77/006 

    Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines; Ministerio de Industria, Energía y Minas
    Modifies Art. 2, III) of Decree No. 77-006. Only certain power stations will be affected by this article.
  • [2011-06-06] Decree No. 3.546 - Creates the Sugar and Alcohol Interministerial Counsel - CIMA 

    Vice-President of the Federative Republic of Brazil; Vice-Presidente da República Federativa do Brasil
    CIMA's goal is to deliberate about the policies related with the sugar and alcohol sectors, considering specially the correct participation of the products from sugar cane in the national energy sector. Also, CIMA has the ...
  • [2011-06-17] Decree No. 377/009 - Broadens the regulations stated in Decrees 77/006, 397/007 and 299/008 

    Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines; Ministerio de Industria, Energía y Minas
    Authorizes the National Administration of Power Stations and Transmissions to sign contracts with private companies for the development of wind power.
  • [2011-06-17] Decree No. 397/007 - Substitutes Art. 1 of Decree No. 77/006 

    Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines; Ministerio de Industria, Energía y Minas
    Substitutes Art. 1 of Decree No. 77/006. The execution of special contracts mentioned on Decree No. 77/006 will be done with energy providers who increase the production of electricity in the Country using wind, biomass ...
  • [2011-06-06] Decree No. 4.541 - Regulates Law No. 10.438 

    President of the Federative Republic of Brazil; Presidente da República Federativa do Brasil
    States the sources of the money that will be used to develop the alternative energy projects in Brazil.
  • [2011-06-06] Decree No. 5.448 - Regulates Law No. 11.097 

    President of the Federative Republic of Brazil; Presidente da República Federativa do Brasil
    Authorizes the addition of 2% in volume of biodiesel to fossil diesel to be marketed for consumers. It also indicates in which cases will the volume be higher than 2%. These activities will be regulated by ANP.
  • [2011-03-02] Decree No. 52-2003 - Law of Incentives for the Development of Renewable Energy Projects 

    Ministerio de Energía y Minas; Department of Energy and Mines
    This law has as objective to promote the development of renewable energy resources by facilitating and creating the right conditions for the encouragement of investments.
  • [2011-06-17] Decree No. 77/006 - Special contracts for sale and purchase of electricity produced through renewable energies 

    Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines; Ministerio de Industria, Energía y Minas
    The National Administration of Power Stations and Transmissions will promote special contracts with energy providers who produce energy through wind, biomass or hydroelectric power plants.
  • [2011-03-11] Decree No. 93-96 - General Electricity Law 

    Ministerio de Energía y Minas; Ministry of Energy and Mines
    General law rules the generation, transportation, distribution and commercialization of electricity in Guatemala. Art. 16 talks about the development of Distributed Renewable Generation, which it defines as the "generation ...
  • [2011-03-03] Executive Decree No. 2066 - General Regulation for the Law of the Electrical Sector 

    President of the Republic of Ecuador; Presidente de la Republica del Ecuador
    Decree that establishes the general norms and procedures for the application of the Law of the Electrical Sector. Chapter XII defines the meaning of unconventional renewable energy resources and talks about the encouragement ...
  • [2011-06-06] Law No. 10.438 - Creates the Incentives Program for Alternative Sources of Electricity (Proinfa) 

    National Congress of Brazil; Congresso Nacional do Brasil
    Proinfa's goal is to increase the participation of Independent and Autonomous Electricity Producers based on wind, small hydroelectric power plants and biomass sources in the Interlinked National Electric System.
  • [2011-06-06] Law No. 11.097 - Introduction of Biodiesel in the Brazilian Energy Mix 

    National Congress of Brazil; Congresso Nacional do Brasil
    Establishes the biodiesel percentage to be added to diesel. Regulates the production and commercialization of biodiesel.
  • [2011-06-17] Law No. 18.195 - Agrofuels 

    General Assembly of Uruguay; Asamblea General de Uruguay
    Law has as goal the encouragement and regulation of the production, marketing and use of agrofuels, including biodiesel.