National Climate Change Strategy Mexico 2013

Name of policy National Climate Change Strategy
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Mexico
Region North America


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Climate strategy
    • Political & non-binding climate strategy
    Sector name
    • General
      Policy description Reduce emissions by 30% by the year 2020 with respect to the business-as-usual scenario, and by 50% by 2050, as compared with emissions in 2000. Comisión Intersecretarial de (2005)

      Cambio Climático (Intersecretarial Commission on Climate Change) (CICC) as coordinating instiution 2012 LEY GENERAL DE CAMBIO CLIMÁTICO legal status of the PECC is unclear (also seems to be only executivo).

      Policy type
      • Changing activity
      • Energy efficiency
      • Renewables
      • Nuclear or CCS or fuel switch4
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision 2013
      Start date of implementation
      End date of implementation
      High impact
      Impact indicator


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

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