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§ 1 the aim of this regulation is to contribute to the
local governments prior to as good example for a
efficient use of energy in accordance with
European Parliament and Council Directive 2006/32/EC of 5
April 2006 on energy end-use efficiency and
energy services and repealing Council directive
93/76/EEC. The purpose is also to contribute to the
of the Riksdag adopted objectives for energy efficiency to
section 2 Of the availability of funds, State aid may be submitted to
local authorities and regions under this regulation. The aid may
relate to costs for municipal or County Council's strategic
work on energy efficiency from a systems perspective in
their own activities.
It may not be used in the preparation of
energy declarations under the Act (2006:985) if
energy certification of buildings.
Conditions for support
section 3 of the municipality or the County Council should commit to
1. establish a strategy energy efficiency,
2. actively work to implement the strategy, and
3. perform at least two of the measures as set out in
Regulation (2009:893) on energy-efficient measures
section 4 of the Strategy in accordance with section 3 shall include targets for the
energy efficiency the municipality or the County Council intends to
achieve even in 2014 and 2020. The strategy will also
include an action plan for the work of
section 5 of the annual budget for municipalities are calculated on the basis of
the number of inhabitants in the municipality on 31 december of the year preceding the year
that payment is made. If the application for aid coming in after
on June 30, however, paid only half the amount off as
is clear from the second paragraph.
If the municipality has
1. less than 30,000 inhabitants amounts to 280 000
2.30 000 – 59 999 inhabitants totals amount to 315 000
3.60 000 to 99 999 inhabitants amounts to 345 000
4.100 000-199 999 inhabitants amounts to 385 000
5.200 000 or more inhabitants equal amount to 435 000
section 6 of the annual budget of the county councils are calculated on the basis of
the number of inhabitants in the county on 31 december of the year preceding the year in which
the payment is made. If the application for aid coming in after the
30 June, paid only half the amount out as shown
the second subparagraph.
If the County has
1. less than 200 000 inhabitants totals amount to 315 000
2.200 000-299 999 inhabitants amounts to 345 000
3.300 000 to 499 999 inhabitants amounts to 385 000
4.500 000 or more inhabitants equal amount to 435 000
Application and payment
section 7 of the State's energy authority decides in cases of aid within the meaning of
Aid applications shall be made in writing to the State
section 8 A decision on aid will cover the period up to and including the year
2014. It should be clear from the decision when the strategy referred to in paragraph 3 of 1
last to reach the State's energy authority.
The support is paid up front for each calendar year. First
payment may be made after the decision on aid has been taken
by the national energy administration. Other payments may be made
only after the report under section 12 has been received by the
Article 9 of the State's energy authority may decide to no longer
pay support if
1. the recipient of the aid does not leave the report referred to in
2. the aid has been used for any purpose other than it would have been
intended for, or
3. If the beneficiary of the aid has not been followed as set out in 3
Refunds and chargebacks
10 § the recipient of aid under this regulation are
repayment required if
1. the aid has been used for any purpose other than it would have been
intended for, or
2. the recipient of the aid has not been followed as set out in section 3.
section 11 if a beneficiary is obliged to refund under 10
section, to the State's energy authority decide to fully or partially
claim back the aid. If there are special reasons, may
The State's energy authority may waive the requirement for reimbursement in full
or in part.
section 12 of the Municipalities and regions that have received support, each
in a report to the authority on
energy efficiency work of the previous year.
Report for the first year shall include a statement of how
the aid was used and a record of which of the measures
laid down in the regulation on energy-efficient measures
authorities, which the municipality or the County Council intends to
Reports for other years shall include a statement of how
the aid has been used, the measures under the action plan and
According to the regulation on energy-efficient measures
authorities has been carried out and the impact of the
measures carried out.
Information and follow-up
section 13 of the State's energy authority to assist the local authorities and
County Council granted aid under this regulation with
information and advice on energy efficiency.
The State's energy authority to follow up and evaluate the left
section 14 of the State's energy authority may provide for the
strategy in accordance with article 4 must be designed and on measurement and
reporting of the effects referred to in paragraph 12.
The State's energy authority may also communicate the detailed
provisions necessary for the implementation of this
section 15 Decision pursuant to this Regulation may not be appealed.
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