Law 7/2017 promoting the use of energy from renewable resources ( 2017 )

This law notably aims to increase the use of energy from renewable sources, to reduce imports of fossil fuels and related greenhouse gas emissions, and to promote the development of the renewable electricity market and its regional integration. It further seeks to improve the supply of rural and isolated areas. The document establishes 1) the…read more

Law 138/2013 on renewable sources of energy ( 2013 )

This law aims at fostering the development of renewable energy sources through economic and regulatory incentives. It promotes innovation and new technologies for the production of electricity and heat from renewable energy sources. It seeks to reduce imports of organic fuels and reduce greenhouse gases emissions. The law also transposes Directive 2009/28/EC. It was repealed by…read more

National Strategy of Energy ( 2003 )

This document sets Albania's energy strategy and an action plan. It seeks to provide the country with an sufficient and adequate energy supply. The strategy notably seeks to reduce the environmental impacts of the energy sector, including greenhouse gases emissions. Solar, wind, biomass and small hydro are resources that should be exploited in priority.…read more

Economy-wide

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Reduce CO2 emissions compared to the baseline scenario in the period of 2016 and 2030 by 11.5%, which means 708 kT carbon-dioxide emission reduction in 2030.

Economy Wide | Baseline Scenario Target | Target year: 2030 | Base year: N/A

Source: NDC

There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Energy

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.

Achieve 38% of renewable energy by 2020

Renewable Energy | Fixed Level Target | Target year: 2020 | Source(s): National S... (2003 / Executive)

At least 10% total energy from renewable and biofuels

Renewable Energy | Fixed Level Target | Target year: 2015 | Base year: 2015 | Source(s): ...

25% total energy consumption from renewables, of which 10MW is PV, 14MW is biomass, 10MW is Geothermal, 240 MW is HC (hydro) by 2020

Renewable Energy | Fixed Level Target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2020 | Source(s): ...

9% reduction in total energy consumption by 2015 compared with 2006 baseline

Energy Efficiency | Base Year Target | Target year: 2015 | Base year: 2006 | Source(s): ...

9% reduction in energy use by 2018 against a 2010 baseline

Energy Efficiency | Base Year Target | Target year: 2018 | Base year: 2010 | Source(s): ...

Agriculture

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Buildings

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Coastal Zones

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Cross-Cutting Area

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Disaster Risk Management (DRM)

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Environment

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Health

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Industry

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

LULUCF

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Social Development

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Tourism

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Transportation

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Urban

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Waste

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.

Water

NDC Laws and National Policies
There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.There are no quantifiable targets found in the laws and policies.
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Last modified 4 September, 2017