The Federal Energy Law was adopted by the Parliament in September 2016 and entered into force on 1 January 2018. It replaced the Law on Energy of 1998 and its predecessor Decree on Energy Use of 1991. The Energy Law envisages measures to reduce energy consumption and to increase production of renewable energy (see reference below for more details). IEA/IRENA Global Renewable Energy Policies and Measures Database © OECD/IEA and IRENA, [November 2020]