Guyana's Agro-Energy Biofuel Policy

Country: 
Guyana
Policy Type: 
Policy
Status of Approval/Implementation: 
Draft
Year Completed: 
2015
Inclusion of Quantified RE targets?: 
YES
RE Targets & Timelines: 
65% of total energy matrix from agro-energy by 2020
Overall Policy Objectives: 
This policy is intended to complement Guyana's Energy Policy and the attainment of its objectives. It seeks to support the development of a competitive and sustainable agro-energy sector, through strategic, regulatory and institutional strenghtening; stimulating investments and productivity in Guyana's emerging Agro-Energy/Biofuel sector while addressing competition issues between food production and bio-energy productionThis policy is intended to complement Guyana's Energy Policy and the attainment of its objectives. It seeks to support the development of a competitive and sustainable agro-energy sector, through strategic, regulatory and institutional strenghtening; stimulating investments and productivity in Guyana's emerging Agro-Energy/Biofuel sector while addressing competition issues between food production and bio-energy production
Source of Information: 

Institute of Applied Science and Technology (2007). Guyana's Draft Agro-Energy Policy. Available at https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&q=cache:2VL0jAXjXGAJ:idbdocs.iadb.org...