This policy mandates the use of solar water heaters across public buildings and other buildings using hot water. The goal is to reduce electricity use by avoiding the use of conventional heaters and integrating renewable energy. Targeted buildings are: Domestic buildings with area> 500 sq yard; Energy Intensive Industries; Government Buildings; Government owned structures, hospitals, hotels and institutions. IEA/IRENA Global Renewable Energy Policies and Measures Database © OECD/IEA and IRENA, [November 2020]