2010-2019 Plan for Energy Expansion Brazil 2010

Name of policy Plan for Energy Expansion
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Brazil
Region South America

Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Target
    • Renewable energy target
      • Political & non-binding renewable energy target
  • Policy support
    • Strategic planning
    Sector name
    • General
      • Electricity and heat
        • Renewables
      Policy description The 10 Year National Energy Expansion Plan provides projections for energy demand and supply with a 10-year horizon and specifies general energy guideline policies


      - 16% renewable (excl. hydro) share of electricity production by 2024 (table 8 in Expansion plan)

      - 41% renewable (incl. hydro) share of TPES by 2024 (table 29 in Expansion plan)

      Policy type
      • Renewables1
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision 2013
      Start date of implementation 2013
      End date of implementation 2022
      High impact GHG reduction
      Impact indicator

      Source or references http://www.epe.gov.br/PDEE/20101129_2.pdf
      Supports policies
      Is supported by policies
      Comments (background and assessment)
      Status Final

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