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Act on the promotion of renewable energy (No. 1392 of 2008).

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Legislation
Date
2008
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Energy, Environment gen., Sea
Keyword
Renewable energy Energy conservation/energy production Protection of habitats
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
The Act enters into force on 1 January 2009.
Abstract

Purpose of the Act is to promote the production of energy using renewable energy such as wind, hydro, biogas, biomass, solar, wave and tidal energy and geothermal heat. The regulations aim to ensure reducing dependence on fossil fuels, of CO2 emissions and other greenhouse gases to achieve national and international targets. The Act specifically applies to wind turbines facilities by promoting development measures to harness energy from water and wind on onshore or offshore economic zones. The M

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Danish
Website
www.retsinformation.dk

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 92/43/EEC on the conservation of natural habitats and of wild fauna and flora

Legislation | European Union | 1992

Keyword: Protected area, Biodiversity, Protection of habitats, Wild fauna, Wild flora, Management/conservation, Endangered species, Hunting/capture, Hunting gear/hunting methods, Ecosystem preservation, Data collection/reporting, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2001/77/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the promotion of electricity produced from renewable energy sources in the internal electricity market.

Legislation | European Union | 2001 | Repealed

Keyword: Renewable energy, Energy conservation/energy production, Policy/planning, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Council Directive 97/11/EC amending Directive 85/337/EEC on the assessment of the effects of certain public and private projects on the environment.

Legislation | European Union | 1997 | Repealed

Keyword: EIA, Authorization/permit, Land-use planning, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Energinet Denmark Act (No. 1384 of 2004).

Legislation | Denmark | 2004

Keyword: Basic legislation, Institution, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Energy conservation/energy production, Policy/planning, Natural gas, Transport/storage, Ecosystem preservation, EEZ-Exclusive Economic Zone, Continental shelf

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Order No. 891 on system operation and application of power transmission grid.

Legislation | Denmark | 2011

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Transport/storage, Policy/planning, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Renewable energy, Environmental planning, Research, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Executive Order No. 1414 on entry into force of parts of Law on promoting renewable energy.

Legislation | Denmark | 2008 | Repealed

Keyword: Renewable energy, Environmental fees/charges

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 586 on fees for authorities' implementation of the Electricity Supply Act and the Act on the promotion of renewable energy.

Legislation | Denmark | 2011

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Tax/levy, Internal trade, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 413 on partial entry into force of Act on promoting renewable energy.

Legislation | Denmark | 2009

Keyword: Enforcement/compliance, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Energy conservation/energy production, Tax/levy, Renewable energy

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 821 on system operation and use of electricity transmission.

Legislation | Denmark | 2011 | Repealed

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Internal trade, Data collection/reporting, International trade, Transport/storage, Policy/planning

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1323 on guarantee for Renewable Energy source.

Legislation | Denmark | 2010

Keyword: Certification, Renewable energy, Internal trade, Bioenergy

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1063 on grid connection of wind turbines and on surcharge for wind-generated electricity.

Legislation | Denmark | 2010

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Renewable energy, Tax/levy, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 1322 on declaration of electricity for consumers.

Legislation | Denmark | 2010

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Data collection/reporting, Access-to-information

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Order No. 1431 on Renewable Energy Promotion Act.

Legislation | Denmark | 2009

Keyword: Renewable energy, Tax/levy, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending the Act on CO2 quotas and the Act on renewable energy promotion (No. 1267 of 2009).

Legislation | Denmark | 2009

Keyword: Renewable energy, International agreement-implementation, Air quality/air pollution, Emissions, Environmental standards, Energy conservation/energy production, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act amending the Electricity Act, Natural Gas Supply Act, Heat Supply Act and various other laws, repealing the Act on the use of renewable energy sources (No. 622 of 2010).

Legislation | Denmark | 2010

Keyword: Internal trade, Environmental fees/charges, Energy conservation/energy production, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX