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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.
  • [2011-06-17] Act No. 61 of 2000 - An Act to Regulate Mining 

    Parliament of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
    This act aims to regulate mining and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. It covers matters of administration, licensing, enforcement and regulation, rights and duties of licensees, health, ...
  • [2011-06-17] Act No. 79 of 2000 - Petroleum Amendment Act 

    Parliament of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
    This act provides slight amendments to the Petroleum Act of 1969. The amendment addresses the issue of regulating the conditions under which contractors and agents of licensees operate.
  • [2011-06-17] Agreement No. 934-97 - Regulations of the Law of the Electric Sub-Sector 

    Constitutional President of the Republic of Honduras; Presidente Constitucional de la República de Honduras
    Stipulates norms about the electric subsector, regarding generation, transmission, running of the national interconnected system, distribution, relations between the user and distributors; and the protection and conservation ...
  • [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.
  • [2012-02-28] Constituent Mandate No. 15 - Electricity Tariff 

    Constituent Assembly, Ecuador; Asamblea Constituyente, Ecuador
    Under this mandate, the National Electricity Board (CONELEC) has a maximum of thirty days to approve new tariff schedules to set the flat rate to be applied to electric distribution companies for each type of electrical ...
  • [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.
  • [2011-09-28] Decree 1320 of 1998 - Natural Resources in Indigenous Communities 

    Ministry of the Interior, Colombia; Ministerio del Interior, Colombia
    This decree regulates prior consultation with indigenous and black communities for the exploitation of natural resources within their territory.
  • [2011-06-17] Decree 1390 - Regulation of Nuclear Law No. 24.804 

    National Executive Power; Poder Ejecutivo Nacional
    This decree provides approval for the regulation of Law No. 24.804, which established the operation of nuclear activities.
  • [2011-09-30] Decree 279 - Creates a Specialized Governmental Body for the Control of Fuels 

    President of the Dominican Republic; Presidente de la República Dominicana
    This decree establishes CECCOM, a direct dependence of the Secretariat of Industry and Trade, which will have as its primary mission the implementation of a national policy on security and control in the distribution process ...
  • [2011-09-30] Decree 306-03 - Ratifies and Amends the Regulation of the General Electricity Law contained in the Decree No. 555-02 

    President of the Dominican Republic; Presidente de la República Dominicana
    This decree ratifies the full force of the Regulation of the General Electricity Law contained in Decree No. 555-02 dated July 19, 2002 and amended by Decree 749-02 of September 19, 2002. The amendments are listed within ...
  • [2011-02-10] Decree 562/2009 - Regulation of the Law 26.190 

    President of the Republic of Argentina; Presidente de la República de Argentina
    This decree outlines the regulations pertaining to Law 26.190, which encourages the production of electric energy in Argentina through renewable sources.
  • [2011-09-30] Decree No. 10.911 - Regulates the Refining, Import, Distribution and Commercialization of fuels derived from Oil. 

    President of the Republic of Paraguay; Presidente de la República de Paraguay
    This decree outlines guidelines pertaining to oil with respect to the stages of refining and/ or distillation, storage and dispatch, transportation, marketing, service stations, controls and sanctions and rewards margins.
  • [2012-02-28] Decree No. 119 - Mining 

    Constitutional President of the Republic, Ecuador; Presidente Constitucional de la República, Ecuador
    This decree establishes the necessary guidelines for implementing the Mining Law of 2009, including administrative oversight, regulation, and the management of the mining registry.
  • [2011-06-17] Decree No. 158-94 - Law of the Electric Sub-Sector 

    National Congress of Honduras; Congreso Nacional de Honduras
    This Law's main goal is to regulate the generation, transmission, distribution and marketing of the electricity in the Country, taking into consideration the protection and conservation of the environment.
  • [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. 222 - Mining Law Regulations 

    Ministry Council; Consejo de Ministros
    Regulates the policy established in the Mining Law, including the presentation of a study of environmental impact for the areas to be subject to mining.
  • [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.