Law N. 21 on energy efficiency in buildings and promotion of the use of renewable energies ( 2013 )

This law aims at improving the quality of the national real estate park. It encourages the rehabilitation of existing buildings with the aim of improving the conditions of habitability, accessibility, industrial safety and general security of the building, facades, sustainability and energy efficiency, and promotes the implementation of renewable energies both in existing buildings and…read more

Law 85/2010, of 18 November, provisional measures relating to the regime of electricity ( 2010 )

This Law aims at updating the Andorran energy legislation to reflect new challenges including objectives of GHG emissions reductions, and subsequent rise in renewables. Art. 1 notably modifies Art. 2 from the Law creating the FEDA administration so that its mission are the following: a) The production of electrical energy. b) The importation of electrical…read more

Law 93/2010, of 16 December on measures to promote economic activity and social rationalization and optimization of the resources of the government ( 2010 )

This law implements measures to promote economic and social activity, and rationalize and optimize the resources of the Administration. Article 17 on energy service companies include renewable energies and energy efficiency as part of their goals. Article 18 more generally sets energy efficiency as a prime goal for Andorra. Article 19 details the importance of…read more

11-02-2015 Decree approving the Regulation of the activity of production of electricity in mini hydraulic power less than 500 kW and connected to the mains ( 2015 )

This decree approves the regulation of the electric power production activity in hydraulic minicentrals with a power of less than 500 kW and connected to the distribution network. This decree results from Law 85/2010 that allows to produce electricity through facilities of all kinds of renewable energy for powers of less than 500 kW and…read more

18-11-2015 Decree of Approval of the amendment of the Rules of construction ( 2015 )

This decree approves the Regulation of modification of the Building Regulations. Article 2 The section 4 of article 25 is added, which is drafted as follows: "4. Power generating devices of renewable origin of a building are compatible with any urban use, and are subject to the most precise regulation that can be established by…read more

24-10-2012 decree approving the conditions of purchase of electricity generated by photovoltaic installations ( 2012 )

This Decree establishes the conditions of purchase of electrical energy generated by photovoltaic installations integrated in buildings and interconnected to the low voltage network with a maximum power of 500 kW (art. 1). Article 2 Scope of application 1. This Decree applies only to the facilities described in article 1 and that they obtain their…read more

Decree creating the Office of Energy ( 2012 )

This Decree creates the Andorran Office of Energy. Art. 2 stipulates that the Energy Office ensures the progressive implementation of the energy policy defined by the Government and the permanent adaptation to the current and future needs of the company in optimum conditions, essentially to promote energy saving and efficiency and diversification of energy resources,…read more

Decree on the granting of aid for the installation of renewable energy utilization systems in buildings ( 2011 )

This Decree aims to establish the regulatory bases for the granting of financial aid to install systems for the use of renewable energies in the building and to open the call for the year 2011. The actions carried out in the buildings of the Principality of Andorra that can be integrated in one of the…read more

Economy-wide

NDC Laws and National Policies

37% (193.73 Gg CO2eq) reduction in 2030 compared to the BAU scenario

Economy Wide | Baseline Scenario Target | Target year: 2030 | Base year: business as usual scenario

Source: NDC

Objectives of installed renewable energy power in 2013 (110 MW), 2015 (650 MW), 2020 (2 600 MW and potential for exportations fo 2 000 MW), 2030 (120 000 MW and 10 000 MW for exports)

Economy Wide | Base Year Target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2010 | Source(s): Law 85/201... (2010 / Legislative)

Energy

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There are no quantifiable targets found in the NDC.

Renewable energies account for 20% of energy sources by 2020

Renewable Energy | Fixed Level Target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2010 | Source(s): Law 85/201... (2010 / Legislative)

Energy valorization to 42% in 2020 against a 2017 baseline

Energy Efficiency | Base Year Target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2017 | 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

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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

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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 9 May, 2017