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  • [2011-06-17] Act No. 11 of 1996 - Environmental Protection Act 

    Parliament of Guyana
    This act establishes the Environmental Protection Agency and details the functions of this agency. Part X of this act mentions hydro-electric energy production.
  • [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.
  • [2011-09-28] Amaila Falls Hydropower Project - Executive Summary 

    Environmental Protection Agency, Guyana
    This executive summary of the Amaila Falls Hydropower project provides a description of the project, outlines the legal and administrative framework, states the environmental and social conditions of the region, and outlines ...
  • [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.
  • [2012-02-28] Declaration of Public Interest and National Convenience for the Pocosol-Agua Gata Hydroelectric Project 

    President of the Republic, Costa Rica; Presidente de la República, Costa Rica; Ministry of the Environment and Energy, Costa Rica; El Ministerio del Ambiente y Energía, Costa Rica
    This declaration announces that the developer of a hydroelectric plant will be responsible for restoring and replacing, for a minimum five-year period, the trees that are felled during construction.
  • [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.
  • [2011-06-06] 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. 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.
  • [2011-06-17] 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.
  • [2011-06-17] 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.
  • [2011-06-06] 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.
  • [2011-04-19] Law No. 1048 - Kitarje Dam 

    National Congress of Bolivia; Congreso Nacional de Bolivia
    Declares the construction of the Kitarje dam as a priority for the generation of electricity.
  • [2011-04-19] Law No. 1203 - Construction of Dam and Aqueduct 

    National Congress of Bolivia; Congreso Nacional de Bolivia
    Declares as national priority the construction of the ""Huayllani"" dam and aqueduct, which will have as one of its goals the generation of electricity.
  • [2011-04-19] Law No. 18 - Fortune Hydroelectric Project 

    Legislative Assembly of Panama; Asamblea Legislativa de Panamá
    Declares as urgent social interest the construction, protection and operation of the Fortuna hydroelectric plant and the correct use of the land in which this project will be developed.
  • [2011-04-19] Law No. 1887 - Multiple Project Angosto de Bala 

    National Congress of Bolivia; Congreso Nacional de Bolivia
    Declares as national priority the development of the Angosto de Bala Project for the use of water from the Rio Beni through the construction of a Hydroelectric Dam.
  • [2011-04-19] Law No. 21 - Development of the Interoceanic Region 

    Legislative Assembly of Panama; Asamblea Legislativa de Panamá
    Aproves the Regional Plan for the Development of the Interoceanic Region and General Plan for the Use, Conservation and Development of the Canal Area. One of the areas that are protected by this Law called West Shore of ...