Document from CIS Legislation database © 2003-2024 SojuzPravoInform LLC

RESOLUTION OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF UZBEKISTAN

of July 10, 2020 No. PP-4779

About additional measures for reducing dependence of industries of economy on fuel and energy products by increase in energy efficiency of economy and involvement of the available resources

(as amended on 09-09-2022)

For the purpose of stimulation of effective and rational use of fuel and energy resources, widespread introduction of renewable energy resources in national economy, ensuring stable delivery of electrical energy and oil and gas products to industries of economy and the population:

1. Determine that:

excesses of the electric power made by physical persons and legal entities for own needs at solar, wind and biogas power plants installed capacity to 1 MW are bought by JSC Regionalnye elektricheskiye seti and in subsequent the body authorized by the state to perform function (powers) on the guaranteed purchase of electrical energy (the guaranteed purchase in the amount of 80 percent of the rate established for consumers of the II tariff group) at the request of the consumer, during term at least 10 years;

determination of potential investors for projects implementation in the field of renewable energy resources (except hydroelectric power station) industrial scale (1 MW and more) is performed by means of the transparent auction (competitive) biddings;

from July 15 to December 31, 2020 to the consumers who are making products and rendering separate services, organized additional third shift with the attached capacity to 750 kVA (according to the list approved by the State Tax Committee) when calculating for the used electrical energy the decreasing coefficient in the amount of time 1,5 is applied to the established rate during the night period - night-time (hours of minimum demands of single electric utility system from 22:00 till 24:00 and from 00:00 to 06.00);

the possibility of decrease in the mandatory requirement about introduction by legal entities of advance payment on natural gas and electrical energy to 30 percent does not extend to the state companies and legal entities, the state share in whose authorized capital constitutes 50 and more percent;

The Department of Energy together with the Ministry of water economy of the Republic of Uzbekistan, JSC Uzbekgidroenergo and regional authorities creates on system basis, but at least once a year, portfolio of micro and small hydroelectric power stations installed capacity up to 1 MW for the subsequent placement of information on the official website and its distribution by others officially by available methods, including by participation in business actions and carrying out "road-show" abroad, for study of question of involvement of potential investors.

2. Approve:

Target parameters of economy of fuel and energy resources in economy industries in 2020 - 2022 according to appendix No. 1, providing economy on 3,3 of billion kWh of electrical energy, 2,6 of bcm of natural gas, 16,5 of one thousand tons of oil products;

"Road map" on increase in energy efficiency and economy of fuel and energy resources on the large power-intensive enterprises of industries of economy according to appendix No. 2;

The schedule of carrying out obligatory energy inspections (energy audit) of the companies with total annual consumption of fuel and energy resources more than two thousand tons of conditional fuel or more than one thousand tons of motor fuel for 2020 - 2022 according to appendix No. 3.

Assign to the first heads of the ministries, departments and economic organizations the personal responsibility for accomplishment of target indicators of economy of fuel and energy resources and the schedule of carrying out the obligatory energy inspections approved by this resolution.

3. Take into consideration that the Law of the Republic of Uzbekistan "About rational energy use" provides creation of off-budget Cross-industry fund of energy saving (further - Fund).

Determine that the Fund is included into structure of the Department of Energy of the Republic of Uzbekistan and is legal entity in the form of public institution.

The structure of Fund and structure of the Supervisory board affirm the Cabinet of Ministers.

5. Determine sources of forming of fund:

assignments in the amount of 5 percent from net profit of the companies of oil and gas and electric power industry at the expense of dividends on the state share;

receipts from application of the raised rates to the companies for above-standard energy consumption;

20 percent from the amounts of the economic sanctions collected on the revealed offenses in use of fuel and energy resources;

the profit got for loan granting and from other financial and economic activities of Fund;

grants and credits of the international financial institutions and means of the donor organizations;

income from asset management of Fund, including placement of available funds as the deposit in bank institutions;

parts of profit share in case of providing financial support according to the signed agreement which amount shall not exceed twenty five percent from the amount of the rendered services;

other sources which are not prohibited by the legislation.

6. Determine that fund is allocated on:

financing of preparation of the feasibility statement on projects on increase in energy efficiency, including on improvement of thermal protection of buildings and apartment apartment houses, with implementation in them energy efficient technologies and installations of renewable energy resources, and also carrying out energy audit;

creation of training centers (except for constructions of buildings and constructions) and holding seminars on preparation, retraining and advanced training of specialists in increase in energy efficiency, to implementation of energy-saving technologies and development of renewable energy resources with involvement of foreign specialists;

financing startup projects, participation in forming of authorized funds (capitals) of production enterprises and projects of the companies for production of installations of renewable energy resources, thermal pumps, recuperators, the compensating devices (condenser batteries) of reactive capacity, microprocessor blocks of relay protection, frequency converters and devices of smooth start-up;

content of executive directorate of Fund, preparation, retraining and advanced training of his workers, and also their material stimulation;

holding the actions specified in Item 6 of the resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan of August 22, 2019 to No. PP-4422 "About the accelerated measures for increase in energy efficiency of industries of economy and the social sphere, implementation of energy-saving technologies and development of renewable energy resources";

carrying out energy audit at business entities and implementation of measures for support of development of renewable energy resources;

holding innovative actions for improvement of fuel and energy efficiency of urban transportation, and also projects implementation of information and simulation modeling of transport flows for decrease in energy costs.

To Department of Energy to introduce the draft of the Regulations on the organization of activities of off-budget Cross-industry fund of energy saving to the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan in a month.

7. To the Ministry of Economic Development and reducings poverty together with the Department of Energy, other interested ministries and departments:

a) in a month to make offers on adoption of rules of carrying out energy inspections of consumers of the fuel and energy resources providing in the Cabinet of Ministers:

creation of the favorable sphere for stimulation of carrying out energy inspections (energy audit);

implementation of market mechanism of selection of the power accountant;

creation of the effective mechanism of regulation of rates, including with the raised rate for above-standard consumption of energy resources, for the companies which did not implement recommendations following the results of energy audit;

b) in two-month time to provide involvement of leading companies (local and international) for carrying out energy audit on 285 large industrial enterprises, and also to consider question of extension of the list of data of the companies.

8. For the purpose of acceleration of the organization of works on increase in energy efficiency, to widespread introduction of energy-saving technologies and renewable energy resources in two-month time to approve:

a) To the Cabinet of Ministers:

Provision on regulation of expense of fuel and energy resources in industries of economy of the Republic of Uzbekistan;

Regulations of carrying out biddings in the field of renewable energy resources;

b) To Department of Energy:

Regulations of accounting of the energy made from renewable energy resources and installations of renewable energy resources;

Standard form of the purchase agreement of electrical energy from small objects of renewable energy resources;

Regulations of certification of the energy made from renewable energy resources and installations of renewable energy resources;

Regulations of placement of photo-electric solar power stations of industrial scale.

9. To Department of Energy, Ministry of Economic Development and reducings poverty, to the State Tax Committee, State committee according to the statistics and to the Ministry of development of information technologies and communications:

a) in three-months time to develop the specification on creation of the automated Unified information system of the Department of Energy (further - the Unified information system) providing:

the analysis and forecasting of consumption of fuel and energy resources on large industrial enterprises and in other sectors of economy;

the simplified procedure for granting in the online mode of identification number of the producer (large consumers) of energy and the direction of the corresponding reporting under the developed (consumed) energy electronically;

automatic collection, systematization and data analysis of accounting of the made (consumed) energy, and also determination of energy efficiency of large industrial enterprises;

creation of the protected trade platform for carrying out the reverse auction online biddings in the field of renewable power;

b) until the end of 2021 to provide commissioning of the Unified information system and integration with the Electronic government, having provided cross-industry electronic exchange of necessary information, including production volumes and financial performance;

c) implement the mechanism of statutory energy audit of the companies with high demand on the basis of the analytical data obtained from the Unified information system.

Determine within creation and start of the Unified information system:

Department of Energy - the customer;

fund, grants of the international financial institutions and other foreign donors, and also other means which are not prohibited by the legislation - financing sources.

10. To Department of Energy together with the Ministry of construction, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Economic Development and reducings poverty:

in three-months time to develop the address program for installation in standard houses and social objects of solar systems for development of heat and electrical energy, and also increase in energy efficiency in public buildings;

since August 1 of the current year to implement the control system on use of modern energy saving materials, energy efficient technologies and use of renewable energy resources within designing and construction of multi-storey houses. In case of construction of commercial multi-storey buildings in the cities these requirements to implement without fail.

11. To the ministry of housing-and-municipal servicing, the Ministry of Economic Development and reducings poverty, to the Department of Energy, the Ministry of construction together with regional authorities and khokimiyat of the city of Tashkent in two-month time to develop and introduce the draft of the resolution to the Cabinet of Ministers providing approval of the address program on:

to decrease in 2020 - 2022 in energy consumption in multi-storey apartment houses for needs of heating and chilling in all regions of the republic due to increase in thermal protection of buildings, implementation of energy efficient technologies, and also installations of renewable energy resources;

to installation in boiler rooms of the republic of energy efficient solar systems for heating of water for the purpose of decrease in consumption of natural gas.

To the ministry of investments and foreign trade in process of representation of calculations of necessary means for implementation of address programs in accordance with the established procedure to provide attraction of preferential credit resources of the international financial institutions and foreign government financial institutions, means of technical assistance (grants) of foreign donors.

12. To the deputy prime minister - the Minister of Economic Development and reducings poverty to D. A. Kuchkarov and the Department of Energy (Sultanov) together with:

a) The Ministry of Finance in two weeks taking into account the change in price in the world market to review the mutual purchase prices and the scheme of distribution of revenue established between the companies of oil and gas and electric power industry;

b) To carry out by the ministry of construction, the Ministry of housing-and-municipal servicing with involvement of foreign experts on the basis of the advanced world practice inventory count of the legislation in the field of energy saving and energy efficiency and till November 1, 2020 to bring in the Cabinet of Ministers:

the mechanisms creating additional terms for the accelerated development of the sphere of energy efficiency of renewable energy resources;

the bill of the Republic of Uzbekistan "About energy saving and energy efficiency", determining regulations of ensuring energy saving and energy efficiency in economy industries, buildings and constructions, and also the social sphere.

13. Determine that all drafts of regulatory legal acts, including state programs of development and investing programs on increase in energy efficiency of industries of economy, development of use of renewable energy resources, and also adaptation and mitigation of the consequences of climate change, increase in efficiency of use of natural resources and preserving natural ecosystems, are subject to obligatory approval of the Ministry of Economic Development and reducings poverty of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

14. For the purpose of effective coordination and accomplishment of tasks on reducing dependence of industries of economy on fuel and energy products to enter into structure of Department concerning development of the industry and its key branches, and also cooperation communications of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan one additional established post of the chief specialist concerning energy efficiency and development of renewable energy resources.

Warning!!!

This is not a full text of document! Document shown in Demo mode!

If you have active License, please Login, or get License for Full Access.

With Full access you can get: full text of document, original text of document in Russian, attachments (if exist) and see History and Statistics of your work.

Get License for Full Access Now

Disclaimer! This text was translated by AI translator and is not a valid juridical document. No warranty. No claim. More info

Effectively work with search system

Database include more 50000 documents. You can find needed documents using search system. For effective work you can mix any on documents parameters: country, documents type, date range, teams or tags.
More about search system

Get help

If you cannot find the required document, or you do not know where to begin, go to Help section.

In this section, we’ve tried to describe in detail the features and capabilities of the system, as well as the most effective techniques for working with the database.

You also may open the section Frequently asked questions. This section provides answers to questions set by users.

Search engine created by SoyuzPravoInform LLC.