National Energy Policy

Name of policy National Energy Policy
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Zambia
Region Africa


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Policy support
    • Strategic planning
    Sector name
    • Electricity and heat
      Policy description Objectives include reduction of greenhouse gas emissions and increased deployment of renewable energy sources.
      Policy type
      • Energy efficiency
      • Renewables2
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision 2008
      Start date of implementation
      End date of implementation
      High impact No
      Impact indicator


      Source or references https://climate-laws.org/cclow/geographies/199/policies/4773
      Supports policies
      Is supported by policies
      Comments (background and assessment) The policy also incorporated plans to increase the use of coal: http://www.grips.ac.jp/teacher/oono/hp/course/student_slides/2015/lufunda_energy.pdf
      Status Final

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