|Name:||Law No. 13 Of 2012 concerning Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Law.|
|Subject(s):||Economic and social policy|
|Type of legislation:||Law, Act|
|Entry into force:|
|Published on:||Al Jarida Al Rasmiyya, 2012-04-16, No. 5153, P. 1610 - P.1618 (DOC.NORMES)
|Bibliography:||Al Jarida Al Rasmiyya, 2012-04-16, No. 5153, P. 1610 - P.1618 (DOC.NORMES)
Legislation online in Arabic Prime Ministry, The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Jordan PDF in Arabic (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2013-11-23)
Legislation online in English Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, Jordan PDF in English (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2013-11-23)
|Abstract/Citation:||For achieving the objectives of this Law, the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources is to work on the following in cooperation and coordination with the competent bodies:
a. Exploiting Renewable Energy Sources for increasing the
percentage of their contribution to the total energy mix,achieving safe supply thereof and promoting investment thereto.
b. Contributing to environmental protection and achieving sustainable development.
c. Rationalizing the exploitation of energy and improving its efficiency in various sectors.
In cases not prescribed in this Law, the provisions of the
Electricity Law shall apply.