This 2014 regulation transposes the relevant provisions of the 2012 EU Energy Efficiency Directive into Irish Law.
The Scheme aims to assist in the delivery of Irelan’s legal obligation to achieve new savings each year from 1 January 2014 to 31 December 2020 of 1.5% of the annual energy sales to final customers of all energy distributors and retails energy sales companies by volume.
Industry sectors covered by the instrument
Organizations covered by the instrument
Large companies and state owned entities - any energy distributor or retail energy sales company that has a market sales volume in Ireland of greater than 600 GWh per annum
Type of instrument
Mandatory or voluntary
The geographical scope
International/regional (eg. EU)