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Electricity Supply Act (No. 279 of 2012).

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Legislation
Date
2010 (2012)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Energy
Keyword
Basic legislation Energy conservation/energy production Internal trade Renewable energy Inspection Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
The Minister for Climate and Energy shall establish entry into force of this Act.
Abstract

The purpose of the Act is to ensure that the country's electricity supply is organized and implemented in accordance with the needs for security, economics, environment and consumer protection. The Act must, within this objective, ensure consumers access to cheap electricity. Energy suppliers which are not regulated by this Act, shall be entitled to a compensation for payment of CO2 taxes. This compensation is equivalent to CO2 tax rates for each year from 1 January 2010 and by highest energy co

Full text
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 2004/8/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the promotion of cogeneration based on a useful heat demand in the internal energy market.

Legislation | European Union | 2004 | Repealed

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Renewable energy

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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. 196 on consumer protection in adherence to the Energy Supply Act.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Internal trade, Registration

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Order No. 760 on subsidies for electricity produced by decentralized heat and power.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Biofuel, Natural gas, Internal trade, Subsidy/incentive

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

Order No. 1032 on net metering/calculation for own electricity production.

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Act amending the Electricity Supply Act, the Natural Gas Supply Act and the Energinet.dk Act (No. 575 of 2012).

Legislation | Denmark | 2012

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Internal trade, Natural gas

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

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 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 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 on amending Laws related to waste and raw material taxation, carbon dioxide taxation on certain energy products, electricity taxation and various other laws (No. 903 of 2013).

Legislation | Denmark | 2013

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX