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  • [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 ...
  • [2011-03-11] 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.
  • [2011-03-03] 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. ...
  • [2011-03-02] 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.
  • [2011-03-11] Decree No. 732 - Law of Development and Territorial Code of the Metropolitan Area of San Salvador and Adjoining Municipalities 

    Asamblea Legislativa de la Republica de El Salvador; Legislative Assembly of the Republic of El Salvador
    Law has as main goal the urban and rural development through the use of the different resources of the area. Art. 43 states that any execution of projects involving electric generation based on renewable energy sources ...
  • [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 ...
  • [2011-02-08] Executive Decree No. 1761 - Environmental Regulations for Electrical Activities 

    President of the Republic of Ecuador
    Decree which establishes the procedures applicable to the electric sector in Ecuador in order to minimize the negative environmental impact. Article 43 talks about the preservation of quality and quantity of water during ...
  • [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 ...
  • [2011-02-08] Forest Law of Soil and Water 

    Congreso de la Republica de Venezuela; Congress of the Republic of Venezuela
    General law which rules the conservation, encouragement and use of natural resources. Article 91, no. 5 talks about the employment of hydropower.
  • [2011-03-16] Law No. 18.597 - Efficient Use of Energy 

    Asamblea General de Uruguay; General Assembly of Uruguay
    Law which has as main goal the sustainable development of Uruguay and the reduction in the production of greenhouse gases.
  • [2011-03-16] Law No. 25844 - Electric Concessions Law 

    Presidente de la República del Perú; President of the Republic of Peru
    Law which establishes the norms for the creation, transmission, distribution and commercialization of electric energy in Peru.
  • [2011-03-14] Law No. 28749 - General Rural Electrification Law 

    Presidente del Congreso de la República del Perú; President of the Congress of the Republic of Peru
    Law which has as main objective the establishment of regulations for the promotion and efficient electrification of rural zones and isolated locations in Peru.
  • [2011-03-15] Law No. 35 - Water Use 

    Presidente de la República de Panamá; President of the Republic of Panama
    Law which establishes the rules for the use, conservation and administration of water. Art. 16 states the beneficial uses of water which include its use for energy production.
  • [2011-03-16] Law No. 45 - Incentives for the Promotion of Hydroelectric Generation Systems and Other New, Renewable Clean Sources 

    Panama Legislative Assembly; Asamblea Legislativa de Panamá
    Law offers suitable incentives for the construction and development of minihydroelectric, hydroelectric and geothermoelectric power station systems, particular and other power stations of new, renewable clean resources.
  • [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, ...
  • [2011-03-15] Legislative Decree No. 613 - Environment and Natural Resources Code 

    Presidente de la República del Peru; President of the Republic of Peru
    Decree establishes the policies needed for the protection and conservation of the environment and natural resources for present and future generations in Peru.