Comprehensive management plan for climate change in the energy mining sector

Name of policy Comprehensive management plan for climate change in the energy mining sector
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Colombia
Region South America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
  • Adaptation
Type of policy instrument
  • Economic Instruments
    • Fiscal or financial incentives
    • Target
      • GHG reduction target
      • Regulatory Instruments
        • Monitoring
        • Policy support
          • Strategic planning
          Sector name
          • Industry
            Policy description The objective of this plan is to reduce vulnerability to climate change and to promote low carbon development at sector level, strengthening and protecting the sustainability and competitiveness of the energy mining industry. The plan is structured into three axis: Mitigation, Adaptation and Governance. The mitigation section consists of four strategic guidelines: 1) Energy eficiency, 2) Energy generation, 3) Demand management, and 4) Fugitive emissions.

            This plan was adopted by the Resolution no 4 0807.

            Spanish: El Plan Integral de Gestión del Cambio Climáticodel sector minero-energético (PIGCCM-E) tiene como objetivo la reducción de la vulnerabilidad ante el cambio climático y la promoción de undesarrollo bajo en carbono a nivel sectorial, fortaleciendo y protegiendo la sostenibilidad y competitividad de la Industria. El PIGCCM-E se encuentra estructurado en tres componentes: i) Mitigación, ii) Adaptación y iii) Gobernanza. El componente de mitigación tiene diferentes líneas estratégicas: i) Eficiencia energética, ii) Generación de energía, iii) Gestión de la demanda y iv) Emisiones fugitivas. Este plan fue adoptado en la Resolución no 4 0807.

            Policy type
            • Energy efficiency
            • Renewables2
            Policy stringency
            Implementation state Implemented
            Date of decision 2018
            Start date of implementation 2018
            End date of implementation
            High impact No
            Impact indicator
            NameValueBase yearTarget yearComments
            GHG emissions reduction (GtCO2eq)0.01122,0102,030


            Source or references https://www.minenergia.gov.co/documents/10180/23517/47915-res_40807_020818.pdf

            https://www.minenergia.gov.co/documents/10180/23517/15333066739365700Presentaci%c3%b3n+PIGCCME.pdf

            Supports policies
            Is supported by policies
            Comments (background and assessment)
            Status Final

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