INTENDED NATIONALLY DETERMINED CONTRIBUTION (INDC) Nepal

Name of policy INTENDED NATIONALLY DETERMINED CONTRIBUTION (INDC) Nepal
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Nepal
Region Asia


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
  • Adaptation
Type of policy instrument
  • Target
    • Renewable energy target
      • Political & non-binding renewable energy target
Sector name
  • General
    Policy description sector wise adaptation and mitigation targets set, no general target for the country.

    By 2020, Nepal intends to expand its energy mix focusing on renewable by 20%.

    Policy type
    • Renewables1
    Policy stringency
    Implementation state Implemented
    Date of decision 2015
    Start date of implementation
    End date of implementation
    High impact No
    Impact indicator


    Source or references http://www4.unfccc.int/Submissions/INDC/Published%20Documents/Nepal/1/Nepal_INDC_08Feb_2016.pdf
    Supports policies
    Is supported by policies
    Comments (background and assessment)
    Status Final

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