Electricity Supply Services (Amendment) Act, 2015 ( 2015 )

The Electricity Supply Services (Amendment) Act revises the Electricity Supply Act of 1996, which gives an 80 year monopoly to the generation, transmission, distribution and sales of electricity to the Saint Lucia Electricity Services Ltd. It notably encourages the government to take appropriate regulations for the licensing and generation of energy production from renewables sources. The…read more

National climate change adaptation policy ( 2015 / Adaptation Framework )

The Ministry of Sustainable Development, Energy, Science and Technology adopted in 2015 the National Climate Change Adaptation Policy. It is a revised version of the 2003 Policy and Adaptation Plan. The aim of the document is to foster a national process to address the short, medium and long term effects of climate change in a coordinated…read more

National Energy Policy 2010 ( 2010 )

The National Energy Policy of 2010 build on the Sustainable Energy Plan from 2002 to ensure Saint Lucia a safe, secure, affordable and clean energy supply. It lays out the framework for the usage of renewable energy sources and reducing carbon emissions, and identifies short and medium-term renewable targets. The Policy notably seeks to reduce…read more

Hazard Mitigation Policy and Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan ( 2006 )

The Hazard Mitigation Policy (HMP) and Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan (NHMP) are designed to work in tandem with the National Emergency Management Plan 0f 2007. The HMP has been designed to reinforce the institutional and popular hazards mitigation, and notably climate-change related catastrophes. This shall be done through building institutional capacity to assess, mediate and manage risks…read more

National Environment Policy (NEP) and National Environmental Management Strategy (2004; Revised 2014) ( 2004 )

The National Environment Policy consists of a broad framework for environmental management in Saint Lucia, and establishes links with policies and programmes in all relevant sectors of economic and social development. The National Environmental Management Strategy aims to provide the specific directions and mechanisms to implement the government's vision. One of the goal of the…read more

Economy-wide

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23% reduction in 2030 in GHG emissions compared to the BAU scenario; intermediate target of 16% reduction in 2025 compared to BAU

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

Source: NDC

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

Energy

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35% renewables in the electricity generation by 2025; and 50% by 2030

Renewable Energy | Target year: 2030

Source: NDC

5% of the electricity generated in 2013, at least 15% in 2015 and at least 30% by 2020 will originate from renewable energy sources

Renewable Energy | Fixed Level Target | Target year: 2020 | Base year: 2010 | Source(s): National E... (2010 / Executive)

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

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.

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

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.

Urban

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.

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.
To date, Saint Lucia does not have any litigation listed.
Last modified 13 February, 2018