Energy Efficiency Obligation Scheme, Statutory Instrument No. 131, 2014

Ireland Current 2014

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

All/none specified

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)

Project Partners