Regulations

Below are links to the laws, decisions of the Government of the Russian Federation, orders and regulations of ministries and agencies in the fields of energy efficiency and renewable energy.

Laws of the Russian Federation:

  1. Federal Law dated November 4, 2007 № 250-FZ "On Amendments to Selected Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation in relation to the implementation of measures to reform the Unified Energy System of Russia." http://www.rg.ru/
  2. Federal Law dated November 23, 2009 № 261-FZ "On Energy Saving and Improvement of Energy Efficiency and Amending Selected Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation." http://minenergo.gov.ru/

Decrees of the President of the Russian Federation:

  1. Presidential Decree dated June 4, 2008 № 889 "On selected measures to improve energy and environmental efficiency of the Russian economy." http://www.rg.ru/2008/06/07/ukaz-dok.html
  2. Federal Law dated December 12, 2011 № 426 -FZ "On Amending Article 10 of the Federal Law ‘On energy saving and energy efficiency improvements and on Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation’ and Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/federal_laws/47597/
  3. Federal Law dated July 11, 2011 № 197-FZ "On Amending Article 13 of the Federal Law "On energy saving and energy efficiency improvements and on Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/federal_laws/47607/
  4. Federal Law dated July 27, 2010 № 190 -FZ "On Heat Supply" (last revised on June, 2012 № 93-FZ) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/federal_laws/47035/
  5. Presidential Decree dated May 13, 2010 № 579 “On the evaluation of the effectiveness of the executive branch authorities of the Russian Federation on state and local levels, as well as in urban and municipal districts in the area of energy conservation and energy efficiency (last revised on August 21, 2012 № 1199).” http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/federal_laws/47015/
  6. Federal Law dated December 30, 2009 № 384 -FZ "Technical Regulations on safety of buildings.” http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/federal_laws/46996/

Decisions of the Government of the Russian Federation:

  1. Russia's Energy Strategy through 2030   http://minenergo.gov.ru/activity/energostrategy/full.php?sphrase_id=145059
  2. The Order dated July 15, 2013 № 1223-p, Moscow “On establishment of the distribution of subsidies to co-finance expenditure commitments associated with the implementation of regional programs for energy saving and energy efficiency.” http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/51353/
  3. Government Decree dated May 4, 2012 № 442 "On the functioning of retail electricity markets, full and (or) partial restriction to electric power consumption." (last revised on December 30,2012 № 1482) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47861/
  4. Government Decree dated December 27, 2004 № 861 “On establishment of rules for non-discriminatory access to electricity transmission services and for provision of such services, the rules for non-discriminatory access to operational dispatch management in electricity transmission services and for the provision of such services, rules for non-discriminatory access to the services of the administrator of the Trading System access to the services of the administrator of the Wholesale Market Trading System and the provision of these services and the rules for connection to power grids for consumers of electricity generation facilities and transmission facilities owned by network organizations and by other persons.” (last revised on December 20, 2012 № 1354 ) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47859/
  5. Government Order dated September 27, 2012 № 1794-r "On establishment of the plan of actions to improve state regulation in the field of energy conservation and energy efficiency” http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47781/
  6. Government Decree dated May 02, 2012 № 419 “On Amendments to the Rules of providing subsidies from the federal budget of the Russian Federation for implementation of regional programs in the field of energy conservation and energy efficiency.” http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47657 /
  7. Government Decree dated April 16, 2012 № 308 "On establishing of the list of facilities with high energy efficiency, for which there are no established energy efficiency classes." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47654/
  8. Government Decree dated December 30, 2011 № 1243 "On Amendments to the list of goods that are required to contain the information on their energy efficiency classes in the documentation provided with those products and on their labels."  http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47605/
  9. Government Decree dated January 25, 2011 № 20 "On establishment of the rules for the provision by the federal executive authorities of the Russian Federation and by local governments of information for display in the public information system in the field of energy conservation and energy efficiency." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47470/
  10. Government Decree dated July 12, 2011 № 562 "On establishment of the list of facilities and technologies with high energy efficiency, investment in the establishment of which is the basis for the provision of investment tax credit." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47469/
  11. Government Decree dated September 5, 2011 № 746 "On establishing of rules for granting subsidies from the federal budget of the Russian Federation for implementation of regional programs for energy conservation and energy efficiency." (last revised on May 02, 2012 № 419) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47221/
  12. Government Decree dated 18.08.2011 № 688 "On Amendments to selected Acts of the Russian Federation on the provision of state guarantees for investment projects in the field of energy conservation and energy efficiency." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47675/
  13. Government Decree dated April 25, 2011 № 318 "On establishment of rules of state control over compliance with the law on energy saving and energy efficiency improvements and on amendments to certain acts of the Government of the Russian Federation." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47054/
  14. Government Decree dated January 25, 2011 № 18 "On approval of rules for establishing energy efficiency requirements for buildings and structures and requirements to the rules of the class definition of energy efficiency of high-rise residential buildings." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47748/
  15. Government Decree dated January 25, 2011 № 19 "On Approval of the requirements for the collection, processing, classification, analysis and use of energy certificates based on the results of mandatory and voluntary energy audits." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47049/
  16. Government Order dated February 27, 2010 № 2446-r “On the State Program ‘Energy savings and energy efficiency through 2020.’” (last revised on August 18, 2011 № 688) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47048/
  17. Government Decree dated December 10, 2010 № 1009 "On Amendments to the list of goods that are required to contain the information on their energy efficiency class in the documentation provided with those products and on their labels." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47041/
  18. Government Decree dated October 20, 2010 № 850 "On approval of the criteria for granting subsidies from the federal budget in order to compensate for the cost of grid connection of power generating units with an installed generating capacity of not more than 25 MW recognized as qualified facilities operating on renewable energy sources to persons to whom the facilities belong to on the basis of ownership or on other legal grounds." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47744/
  19. Government Decree dated September 3, 2010 № 681 "On Approval of the Rules for management of waste resulted from production and consumption of lighting devices, electric lamps, whose improper collection, storage, use, unsafe disposal, transportation and accommodation may cause damage to life, people's health, harm animals, plants and the environment." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47032/
  20. Government Decree dated August 23, 2010 № 646 "On the principles of the formation of the executive authorities of the Russian Federation a list of energy conservation measures and increasing energy efficiency in relation to the common property of property owners in high-rise residential building." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47031/
  21. Government Decree dated August 18, 2010 № 636 "On the requirements for contract terms for energy services and peculiarities of determining the initial (maximum) contract price (lot price) for energy services." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47030/
  22. Government Decree dated June 1, 2010 № 391 "On the procedure of creating the state information system in the field of energy saving and energy efficiency and the conditions for its operation." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47019/
  23. Government Decree dated May 15, 2010 № 340 "On the Procedure for establishing the requirements to programs in the field of energy saving and energy efficiency for organizations engaged in regulated activities." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47016/
  24. Government Decree dated 20.04.2010 № 250 "On the list of measuring instruments, verification of which is carried out only by state regional centers of metrology duly accredited in the area of standardization of measurements." (last revised on December 28, 2011 № 1185) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47043/
  25. Government Decree dated April 13, 2010 № 235 "On Amendments to the Regulations for the composition of sections of project documentation and requirements to their content." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47009/
  26. Government Decree dated February 20, 2010 № 67 "On amendments to selected acts of the Government of the Russian Federation on determining the authority of federal executive bodies in the area of energy saving and energy efficiency." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47017/
  27. Government Decree dated December 31, 2009 № 1220 "On the definitions of indicators of reliability and quality of goods and services used for determining long-term rates/ energy tariffs." (last revised on April 16, 2011 № 283). http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/46999/
  28. Government Decree dated December 31, 2009 № 1222 On the types and characteristics of the products, for which the information on energy efficiency class must be contained in the documentation provided with those products and on their labels, and on the principles of the rules that the manufacturers and importers apply to determine the class of energy efficiency of goods "( last revised on December 10, 2010 № 1009, of December 30, 2011 № 1243) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/46998/
  29. Government Decree dated December 31, 2009 № 1225 "On the requirements for regional and municipal programs in the field of energy savings and energy efficiency." (last revised on December 17, 2010 № 1045) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/46994/
  30. Government Decree dated December 31, 2009 № 1221 "On establishing of rules for instituting the energy efficiency requirements for products, works, and services that are purchased by the government and municipalities." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/46993/
  31. Government Decree dated December 30, 2009 № 1140 "On establishing of standards for information disclosure for utility organizations and natural monopoly entities operating in the area of provision of services for heat transfer." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/46997/
  32. Government Decree dated December 1, 2009 № 977 "On the investment programs for electric power industry entities" (last revised on March 22, 2012 № 231) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47060/
  33. Government Decree dated December 1, 2009 № 1830-p "Adoption of the plan of measures for saving energy and improving energy efficiency in the Russian Federation aimed at the implementation of the Federal Law 'On energy saving and energy efficiency improvements and on amendments to selected legislative acts of the Russian Federation.'" http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/46992/
  34. Government Decree dated June 3, 2008 № 426 "On the qualification of the generating facility that operates on the basis of renewable energy sources" (last revised on February 5, 2010 № 58). http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47021/
  35. Government Decree dated February 16, 2008 № 87 "On the composition of sections of project documentation and requirements for their content" (last revised on August 2, 2012 № 788) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/postanovleniya/47058/

Orders and Decrees of the Ministries and the Departments of the Russian Federation:

  1. On establishing of the distribution of grants to co-finance expenditure commitments associated with the implementation of regional programs for energy saving and energy efficiency. On establishing of distribution of grants to co-finance expenditure commitments associated with the implementation of regional programs for energy saving and energy efficiency improvement http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/51353/
  2. Proposals for adjustment of the state program "Energy efficiency and energy development." Ministry of Energy has posted an updated version of the state program "Energy efficiency and energy development", which incorporates suggestions. The new version of the program is relevant to the April 25, 2013. http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/49675/
  3. Order of the Federal Tariff Service № 90 dated 31 March 2011 “On the establishment of requirements for programs in the field of energy saving and energy efficiency of natural monopoly entities engaged in regulated operations in the field of public telecommunications services” for 2011-2012 and “On amendments and additions to the Order of the Federal Tariff Service” dated August 31, 2010 № 422-c http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/49919/
  4. Government Order dated September 27, 2012 № 1794-r "On the establishment of the plan of measures to improve state regulations in the field of energy saving and energy efficiency in the Russian Federation." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47785/
  5. Government Order dated July 11, 2012 № 1241-p “Distribution of subsidies granted in 2012 from the federal budget of the Russian Federation to co-finance expenditure commitments of the Russian Federation related to the implementation of regional programs in the field of energy saving and energy efficiency.” http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47743/
  6. Order of the Ministry of Regional Development dated June 27, 2012 № 252 "On establishing the approximate conditions for energy service contracts aimed at preserving and (or) increasing the efficiency of consumption of utilities when using the common property in high-rise residential buildings." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47761/
  7. Order of the Ministry of Energy dated 25 April 2012. № 185 "On establishing the procedure to assess the efficiency of subsidies from the federal budget of the Russian Federation for the implementation of the regional programs in the field of energy savings and energy efficiency and compliance with the terms of its provision." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47823/
  8. Order of the Ministry of Energy dated December 30, 2011 № 650 "On establishing by the Ministry of Energy of procedures for conducting of planned and unplanned inspections by self-regulatory organizations in the field of energy audit." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47611/
  9. Order of the Ministry of Energy dated December 8, 2011 № 577 "On Amendments to the requirements for energy certificates, compiled on the basis of the results of mandatory energy audits and energy certificates, compiled on the basis of project documents and on amendments to the rules of sending copies of energy certificates compiled on the basis of the results of mandatory energy audits instituted by the Order of the Ministry of Energy of Russia dated April 19, 2010 № 182 ". http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47672/
  10. Government Order dated October 21, 2011 № 1843-r "On establishing of the distribution of subsidies granted in 2011 from the federal budget to the budgets of the subjects of Russian Federation to co-finance expenditure commitments associated with the implementation of regional programs in the field of energy savings and improving energy efficiency." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47488/
  11. Order of the Ministry of Energy  dated October 6, 2011 № 454, Order of the Ministry of Economic Development dated October 6, 2011 № 548 "On establishing of the regulation for the procedure for calculating indicators of the implementation of state program of the Russian Federation,"Energy saving and energy efficiency for the period up 2020." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47671
  12. Order of the Ministry of Energy dated July 29, 2011 № 316 "On establishing of the placing scheme for electric power generating facilities based on renewable energy within the Russian Federation." (last revised on April 19, 2012 № 162) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47745/
  13. Order of the Ministry of Energy dated April 27, 2011 № 155 "On cancelling the Order of the Ministry of Energy dated April 07, 2010 № 148." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47063/
  14. Order of the Ministry of Regional Development dated April 8, 2011 № 161 "On establishing of the classes of energy efficiency for high-rise residential buildings and requirements for signage  energy efficiency index class apartment building, being placed on the facade of an apartment building." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47477/
  15. Order of the Ministry of Economic Development dated March 9, 2011 № 88 “On the requirements for energy efficiency in relation to the goods for which the authorized federal executive body defines the classes of energy efficiency.” http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47474/
  16. Order of the Ministry of Industry and Trade dated January 21, 2011 № 57 "On amendments to selected acts of the Government of Russian Federation concerning the provision of state guarantees for investment projects, including projects in the field of energy saving and energy efficiency." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47676/
  17. Order of the Ministry of Industry and Trade dated December 29, 2010 № 1324 “On Amending the Order of the Ministry of Industry dated September 7, 2010 № 769.” http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47050/
  18. Order of the Ministry of Energy of Russia November 11, 2010 № 542 "On the organizing of work in the Russian Ministry of Energy for compiling and maintenance of a list of projects that used renewable energy and a list of projects that used cleaner production technologies in fuel and energy sectors." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47045/
  19. Order of the Ministry of Regional Development dated September 2, 2010 № 394 "On establishing of the approximate form of a list of measures for high-rise residential building (group of buildings) in respect to the common property of property owners in a residential building, and in respect to the premises in a residential building, conducting which is more conducive to energy saving and energy efficient use of energy resources http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47037/
  20. Order of the Ministry of Energy dated June 22, 2010 № 283 "On establishing of the Administrative procedure for the Ministry of Energy’s responsibilities for maintaining the state register of self-regulatory organizations in the field of energy audit." http://gisee.ru/articles/energo-audit/2646/
  21. Order of the Ministry of Regional Development dated June 7, 2010 № 273 "On establishing of the Methodology of calculating the target indicators in the field of energy saving and energy efficiency, including in comparable circumstances." (in the edition of the Order of the Ministry of Regional Development of August 26, 2011 № 417) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47606/
  22. Order of the Ministry of Economy and Development dated June 4, 2010 № 229 "On the requirements of energy efficiency of products used to create the structural elements of buildings, structures and facilities, including engineering systems of resource supply, affecting the energy efficiency of buildings, structures and facilities." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47018/
  23. Order of the Ministry of Regional Development dated May 28, 2010 № 262 "On the requirements of energy efficiency of buildings structures, and facilities." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47020/
  24. Order of the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation dated May 11, 2010 № 174 "On establishing of the approximate conditions of an energy agreement (contract), which may be included in the contract of sale, supply, or transfer of energy resources (except natural gas)." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47022/
  25. Order of the Ministry of Economic Development dated April 29, 2010 № 176 "On establishment of the methods of federal statistical observation of energy efficiency." (last revised on September 27, 2011 № 410) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47746/
  26. Order of the Ministry of Economic Development dated April 29, 2010 № 176 "On establishing of the federal statistical observation of the energy efficiency." (last revised on September 27, 2011 № 410) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47746/
  27. Order of the Ministry of Industry and Trade dated April 29, 2010 № 357 "On establishing of rules for determining the manufacturers and importers of energy efficiency classes of goods and other information." (last revised on December12, 2011 № 1708) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47025/
  28. Order of the Ministry of Energy dated April 19, 2010 № 182 "On establishing of the requirements for energy certificates, compiled on the basis of the results of mandatory energy audits and energy certificates, compiled on the basis of project documents, and the rules of sending copies of energy certificates compiled on the basis of the results of mandatory energy audits." (last revised on December 08, 2011 № 577) http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47023/
  29. Order of the Ministry of Energy dated April 16, 2010 № 178 "On establishing of the approximate format of a proposal to equip used energy resources with metering devices." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47011/
  30. Order of the Ministry of Energy dated April 7, 2010 № 149 "On establishing of the procedure of signing and drafting of necessary terms of the contract governing the conditions of installation, replacement and (or) operation of metering devices for energy resources." http://gisee.ru/energy_service/law/prikazi_postanovleniya/47024/
  31. Order of the Ministry of Energy dated March 24, 2010 № 114 "On establishing of the design of an investment program for electric power industry entities, that share their authorized capital with the government, and for energy distribution companies." http://gisee.ru/articles/law/11201/