Law for the Use of Renewable Energies and Financing the Energy Transition (LAERFTE) Mexico 2008

Name of policy Law for the Use of Renewable Energies and Financing the Energy Transition (LAERFTE)
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region Country
Country Mexico
Region North America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Economic Instruments
    • Fiscal or financial incentives
    • Regulatory Instruments
      • Other mandatory requirements
      • Policy support
        • Strategic planning
          • Institutional creation
          Sector name
          • General
            • Electricity and heat
              • Renewables
            Policy description Established the National Strategy for the Energy Transition and Sustainable Energy Use and the Energy Transition Fund.

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

            Policy type
            • Renewables1
            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            Implementation state Superseded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/LAERFTE.pdf

            http://www.renovables.gob.mx/

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

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