National Renewable Action Plan (NREAP) Macedonia 2015

Name of policy National Renewable Action Plan (NREAP) Macedonia 2015
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country FYR Macedonia

Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Target
    • Renewable energy target
      • Formal & legally binding renewable energy target
Sector name
  • General
    • Electricity and heat
      • Renewables
    Policy description Sets the renewable energy target share in final energy consumption at 21 % by 2020 (up from 17.4 % in 2009).

    Out of this, the share of renewables in electricity is seen at 25.6 % (up from 16.7 % in 2009), 24.6 % in the residential sector (28.9 % in 2009) and finally, 10 % in the transport sector (up from 0.4 % in 2009). Macedonia plans to increase its renewables capacites to around 800 MW or 2060 GWh by 2020. Nearly all of this new capacity (709 MW or 1835 GWh) is seen coming from hydropower plants with over 10MW installed capacity.

    Policy type
    • Renewables1
    Policy stringency
    Implementation state Implemented
    Date of decision 2014
    Start date of implementation
    End date of implementation
    High impact No
    Impact indicator

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

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