Energy Policy

  First elaborated in a programme in 1974. A 1986 revision set priority targets through to 1995 on the levels of consumption, oil imports, nuclear energy, and the development of alternative energy sources. A European Energy Charter was signed in 1991.

Glossary of the European Union and European Communities . 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Energy policy — is the manner in which a given entity (often governmental) has decided to address issues of energy development including energy production, distribution and consumption. The attributes of energy policy may include legislation, international… …   Wikipedia

  • Energy Policy Act of 2005 — Enacted by the 109th United States Congress Citations Public Law …   Wikipedia

  • Energy policy of Scotland — Energy is a matter that has been specifically reserved to the UK parliament under the terms of the Scotland Act 1998 that created the devolved Scottish Parliament. [ [http://www.parliament.uk/commons/lib/research/rp2003/rp03 084.pdf House of… …   Wikipedia

  • Energy Policy Act — may refer to U.S. Federal:*Energy Policy Act of 1992 *Energy Policy Act of 2005 See also* Federal Power Act * Federal Energy Price Protection Act * Internal Revenue Service and Federal Hybrid Tax Credit Summary. * Energy Independence and Security …   Wikipedia

  • Energy Policy Act of 1992 — (EPACT)   A comprehensive legislative package that mandates and encourages energy efficiency standards, alternative fuel use, and the development of renewable energy technologies. Public Law 102 486, October 24th, 1992. Also authorized the… …   Energy terms

  • Energy policy of the United Kingdom — For energy use in practice, see Energy use and conservation in the United Kingdom The current Energy Policy of the United Kingdom is set out in the Energy White Paper of May 2007, building on previous work including the 2003 Energy White Paper… …   Wikipedia

  • Energy policy of the United States — The energy policy of the United States is determined by federal, state and local public entities in the United States, which address issues of energy production, distribution, and consumption, such as building codes and gas mileage standards.… …   Wikipedia

  • Energy policy of the European Union — European Union This article is part of the series: Politics and government of the European Union …   Wikipedia

  • Energy policy of Russia — The Energy policy of Russia is contained in an Energy Strategy document, which sets out policy for the period up to 2020. In 2000, the Russian government approved the main provisions of the Russian energy strategy to 2020, and in 2003 the new… …   Wikipedia

  • Energy policy of Canada — Canada is the 5th largest producer of energy in the world, producing about 6% of global energy supplies. It is the world s largest producer of natural uranium, producing one third of global supply, and is also the world s leading producer of… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.