Procedures And Monitor Voluntary Agreements On Energy Efficiency

Original Language Title: Kārtība, kādā noslēdz un pārrauga brīvprātīgu vienošanos par energoefektivitātes uzlabošanu

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Cabinet of Ministers Regulations No. 669 in 2016 (11 October. No. 52 7) procedures and monitor the voluntary agreement on energy efficiency energy efficiency in accordance with the issued law 8 the third paragraph of article i. General questions 1. determines: 1.1. voluntary agreements on energy efficiency (hereinafter referred to as the agreement) conditions of conclusion; 1.2. agreement content; 1.3. the term of the agreement; 1.4. the agreement performance monitoring. 2. the terms used in the rules: 2.1 the participants-representative organisation, the economic operator the operator or municipality, which voluntarily undertake to achieve the intended objectives of the energy savings by implementing specific energy efficiency measures under the agreements made; 2.2. the participants of the plan – a plan for energy efficiency energy efficiency measures for implementation of the agreement of participants achieve the energy savings goal according to the agreement conditions and deadlines; 2.3. understanding the register – a Ministry of Economic Affairs (hereinafter referred to as the responsible Ministry) created and its tīmekļvietn the published list of participants. II. conditions of the arrangement agreement 3 member with commitments to achieve energy savings of at least 10%. Energy savings objective justifies the energy efficiency plan participants. 4. With the agreement of a specific energy savings objective must not be involved in the scheme of energy efficiency obligation responsible party. 5. the objective of the national monitoring system for energy efficiency announced energy efficiency measures and energy savings. 6. the responsible Ministry at least once a year publish their tīmekļvietn in the call to the operator, the representative organisations or local authorities to conclude an agreement with the Ministry responsible for energy efficiency. 7. On the conclusion of the agreement between the applicant (hereinafter the applicant) is considered to be the applicant who submitted the responsible Ministry: 7.1 News proving the applicant's compliance with this provision 2.1.; 7.2. the representative of the applicant's contact information for the preparation of the agreement. 8. the preparation of the agreement include discussions between Ministry and each applicant of the agreed objectives, content and performance monitoring. 9. the agreement is concluded for a period of not less than five years. III. the content of the arrangement agreement between 10 ministries and organizations representing merchants include: 10.1. merchants ' representative organization of energy savings goals; 10.2. merchants ' representative organization of energy efficiency plans; 10.3. the representative organization of economic operators obligation to inform operators continue on energy efficiency issues; 10.4. merchants ' representative organization to provide information to the Ministry responsible for the status of the arrangement; 10.5. the conditions for support options for individual energy audits and energy efficiency improvement measures taken in accordance with the agreement; 10.6. other information necessary for the execution of the agreements made. 11. an agreement between the Ministry and the merchants include: 11.1 the merchant energy savings goals; 11.2. the merchant energy efficiency plans; 11.3. the merchant to take energy efficiency measures; 11.4. the trader's obligation to provide information to the Ministry responsible for the status of the arrangement; 11.5. the conditions for support options for individual energy audits and energy efficiency improvement measures taken in accordance with the agreement; 11.6. any other information necessary for the execution of the agreements made. 12. an agreement between the Ministry and local governments include: 12.1. local energy savings goals; 12.2. the municipal energy efficiency plan, which is a separate document or municipal development plan; 12.3. the municipal obligation to inform their own administrative area population on issues related to energy efficiency; 12.4. the municipal obligation to provide information to the Ministry responsible for issues related to energy efficiency, as well as on the results of the measures introduced in energy savings; 12.5. the conditions for support options for individual energy audits and energy efficiency improvement measures taken in accordance with the agreement; 12.6. other information necessary for the execution of the agreements made. IV. The participants of the energy efficiency plan 13. Participants include energy efficiency plan: 13.1. General description of the agreed objectives; 13.2. the high, medium and low priority energy efficiency improvement measures and the time required for their implementation; 13.3. short and long-term predictable energy savings (where possible); 13.4. the energy management system or other system conditions of continuous evaluation of energy consumption; 13.5. presentation of other information that describes and explains the types and mechanism in which the agreement will be executed. V. follow-up agreement agreements 14 members under the laws and regulations on energy efficiency monitoring every year until 1 November reported on the results of the arrangement in the preceding calendar year. 15. Agreement specifies the registry: 15.1 participants name; 15.2. the agreed energy savings goals; 15.3. information about the framework of agreement on the results achieved. 16. the responsible Ministry maintains registry agreements, as well as publishes once a year and update information about the framework of agreement on the results achieved. 17. If the participants did not ensure the monitoring of energy efficiency improvement measures, or the reporting of energy savings or does not meet other agreed conditions, the agreement is terminated in the following order: 17.1. responsible Ministry sent the participants a reminder, which invites participants to submit these rules referred to in paragraph 14 of the report, indicating the time limit for the submission of not less than three months; 17.2. If the participants after these provisions 17.1. reminder referred to in those provisions not mentioned in paragraph 14 of the report, the responsible Ministry terminated the agreement, excluding the participants of the registry agreement. 18. participants agreed that in paragraph 17 of these provisions in that order are excluded from the agreement, may apply to register a new agreement for not more than three years from the date of termination of the agreement. Informative reference to European Union Directive provisions included in the law arising from the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2012 the 2012/27/EU directives on energy efficiency, amending Directive 2009/125/EC and 2010/30/EU and repealing Directive 2004/8/EC and 2006/32/EC transposition laws. Prime Minister Māris kučinskis Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of economy of Ašeraden of Arvil