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Act on the promotion of renewable energy (No. 1074 of 2011).

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Legislation
Date
2008 (2011)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere, Energy
Keyword
Climate change Emissions Pollution control Air quality/air pollution Basic legislation Energy conservation/energy production Renewable energy
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
Upon publication on Official Gazette.
Abstract

This Act sets regulations on the promotion of renewable energy production following climate, environmental and socio-economic considerations in order to reduce dependence on fossil fuels, and to ensure security of supply and reduction of CO2 and other greenhouse gases emissions.

Full text
Danish
Website
www.retsinformation.dk

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2009/28/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources and amending and subsequently repealing Directives 2001/77/EC and 2003/30/EC.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Bioenergy, Biofuel, Renewable energy, Basic legislation, Biodiversity

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Order No. 68 on assessment of environmental impact assessment (EIA) of projects to create installations at sea.

Legislation | Denmark | 2012

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Environmental audit, Environmental standards, Inspection, Internal trade, Data collection/reporting, Protection of habitats, Renewable energy, Monitoring, Territorial sea, EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 73 on technical certification for wind turbines.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Certification, Energy conservation/energy production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1133 on Energy Agency's functions and powers.

Legislation | Denmark | 2011

Keyword: Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Internal trade, Energy conservation/energy production, Institution, Research, Subsidy/incentive, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Renewable energy, Climate change

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 835 on payment for regulatory review by the Electricity Supply Act and the Act on the promotion of renewable energy.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Royalties/fees

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Act amending Act on the promotion of renewable energy, the Electricity Supply Act, the Natural Gas Supply Act and Energinet.dk Act (No. 576 of 2012).

Legislation | Denmark | 2012

Keyword: Subsidy/incentive, Energy conservation/energy production, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Biofuel, Natural gas, Renewable energy

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending Act on sustainable bio-fuels and reduction of transport greenhouse gas emissions and Act on the promotion of renewable energy (No. 276 of 2012).

Legislation | Denmark | 2012

Keyword: Ozone layer, Emissions, Renewable energy, Biofuel, Transport/storage, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending Act on the promotion of renewable energy and Electricity Supply Act (No. 641 of 2013).

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Renewable energy, Internal trade, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending Act on the promotion of renewable energy, Electricity Supply Act and Act amending Act on the promotion of renewable energy, the Electricity Supply Act, the Natural Gas Supply Act and Energinet.dk Act (No. 1390 of 2012).

Legislation | Denmark | 2012

Keyword: Subsidy/incentive, Renewable energy, Energy conservation/energy production

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending Act on promoting renewable energy (No. 900 of 2013).

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Renewable energy, Subsidy/incentive, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on renewable energy companies' production processes (No. 607 of 2013).

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Emissions, Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Subsidy/incentive, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Basic legislation, Energy conservation/energy production, Environmental planning, Renewable energy, Climate change

Source: FAO, FAOLEX