Law for Sustainable Energy Use (LASE) Mexico 2008

Name of policy Law for Sustainable Energy Use (LASE)
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region Country
Country Mexico
Region North America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Information and education
    • Policy support
      • Strategic planning
        • Institutional creation
        Sector name
        • Buildings
          • Electricity and heat
            Policy description Legislative. The ‘National Programme for Sustainable Use of Energy 2014-2018’, adopted on 28 April 2014 (following the first edition 2009-2012) is based on this law. Sets indicators to be attained by 2018, see source for Details.

            This law was abolished by the Energy Transition Law (2015).

            Policy type
            • Energy efficiency1
            Policy stringency
            Implementation state Superseded
            Date of decision 2008
            Start date of implementation
            End date of implementation
            High impact No
            Impact indicator


            Source or references http://www.diputados.gob.mx/LeyesBiblio/pdf/LASE.pdf
            Supports policies
            Is supported by policies
            Comments (background and assessment)
            Status Final

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