National Programme for Sustainable Use of Energy 2014-2018

Name of policy National Programme for Sustainable Use of Energy 2014-2018
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Mexico
Region North America

Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Policy support
    • Strategic planning
    Sector name
    • General
      Policy description The Programme sets six main objectives:

      • develop measures to promote optimal energy use in the processes and activities of the national energy chain; • strengthen the energy efficiency standards for appliances manufactured and/or marketed in the country; • strengthen energy efficiency governance at the federal, state and municipal levels in co-operation with public, private, academic and social institutions; • support the development of sustainable development technical capabilities; • contribute to the dissemination of energy-saving culture among the population; • promote research and technological development related to energy efficiency.

      The Programme also sets indicators to be attained by 2018, including the following: • Limit energy intensity to at least 2012 levels • Cover at least 51% of national energy consumption with energy efficiency regulation • Establish at least 24 Energy Commissions for different States of the Federation (6 existing in 2012) • Increase by 10% the number of professionals competent in energy efficiency technologies or technical capabilities (compared to 2012) • Increase by 3% the number of persons that would have received information on benefits of energy efficiency measures (compared to 2012) • Increase by 5% the volume of finance allocated by funds and trusts to energy efficiency projects (baseline 2012)

      Policy type
      • Energy efficiency1
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision 2014
      Start date of implementation 2014
      End date of implementation 2018
      High impact GHG reduction
      Impact indicator

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

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