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Name: Law No. 13 Of 2012 concerning Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Law.
Country: Jordan
Subject(s): Economic and social policy
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2012-04-16
Entry into force:
Published on: Al Jarida Al Rasmiyya, 2012-04-16, No. 5153, P. 1610 - P.1618
ISN: JOR-2012-L-94599
Bibliography: Al Jarida Al Rasmiyya, 2012-04-16, No. 5153, P. 1610 - P.1618
Legislation online in Arabic Legislation online in Arabic Prime Ministry, The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Jordan PDF in Arabic PDF in Arabic (consulted on 2013-11-23)
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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.
Implementing text(s):

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