Legislation

The Promotion and Encouragement of the Use of the Renewable Energy Sources Law (Law 112(I)/2013)

  • The Law harmonizes the national legislation with the European Directive on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources (2009/28/EC). The Directive and the Law define the binding national overall targets for the Republic of Cyprus for 2020.
  • Based on the Law, the Fund is established with the aim of promoting RES and EC as a key measure to achieve the binding national targets.

Regulations 417/2019 on the Promotion and Encouragement of the Use of RES (determination of consumption fee)

  • Pursuant to paragraph (f) of Article 44 of the Promotion and Encouragement of the Use of Renewable Energy Laws of 2013 to 2018, the Council of Ministers adopts Regulations for the determination of the Consumption Fee per kilowatt-hour for the electricity consumption of every consumer and autoproducer of electricity.