Legislative act and link Link to further information Date of publication Date of implementation
Renewable Energy Sources Act (RES Act) - EN versionAct on the Development of Renewable Energy Sources 29.03.2000 / last revision: 24.07.2014 / last amended: 29.06.2015 01.05.2000 / last revision: 01.08.2014 / last amendment: 03.07.2015
Renewable Energies Heat Act (EEWärmeG) - DE version Act on the Promotion of Renewable Energies in the Heat Sector 07.08.2008 / last amended: 20.10.2015 01.01.2009 / last amendment: 24.10.2015
BioKraftQuG: Biokraftstoffquotengesetz (Biofuel Quota Act) BioKraftQuG: Biokraftstoffquotengesetz (Biofuel Quota Act)(Part of the Bundes-Immissionsschutzgesetzes - BImSchG (Federal Emissions Protection Act) 18/12/2006 01/01/2007
KWKG: Kraft-Wärme-Kopplungsgesetz - DE version(Combined Heat and Power Generation Act)Act on the Conservation, Modernisation and Extension of Combined Heat and Power 19.03.2002 / last amended: 31.08.2015 01.04.2002 / last amendment: 08.09.2015
EnergieStG: Energiesteuergesetz (Energy Tax Act) EnergieStG: Energiesteuergesetz (Energy Tax Act) 2006/2009
StromStG: Stromsteuergesetz (Electricity Tax Act)StromStG: Stromsteuergesetz (Electricity Tax Act) 24/03/1999 01/04/1999
Energiewirtschaftsgesetz:Energy Industry Act - DE versionAct on the Supply of Electricity and Gas 28.11.1997 / last revision: 07.07.2015 / last amended: 31.08.2015 29.04.1998 / last revision: 13.07.2005 / last amendment: 08.09.2015
Biomass ordiance - DE versionOrdinance on the Generation of Electricity from Biomass 21.06.2001 / last amended: 21.07.14 n.a.
Gas network Access ordinance - DE versionGas network Access ordinance - DE version 25.07.2005 / last revision: 03.09.2010 / last amended: 31.08.2015 29.07.2005 / last revision: 09.09.2010 / last amendment: 08.09.2015
Gas network charges ordinance - DE versionGas network charges ordinance - DE version 25.07.2005 / last amended: 28.07.2015 29.07.2005 / last amendment: 01.08.2015
DVGW worksheets DVGW worksheets 09/2011 (G262), 03/2013 (G 260), 03/2014 (G265-1), 06/2011 (G415), 12/2010 (G1030) n.a.
BImSchG, Bl. I S. 1274, 2013BImSchG: Bundes-Immissionsschutzgesetz (Federal Pollution Control Act) 15/03/1974, amended 17/05/2013 and 31/08/2015 01/04/1974
BiokraftNachV, BGBl. I S. 3182, 2009BioKraft-NachV: Biokraftstoffnachhaltigkeitsver-ordnung (Biofuel Sustainability Ordinance) 30/09/2009, last amended 31/08/2015 02/11/2009, parts of it 01/01/2010
DüG, BGBl. I S. 54, 2009DüngG: Düngegesetz (Fertilising Act) 09/01/2009, last amended 31/08/2015 23/01/2009
DüMV, BGBl. I S. 2482, 2012Düngemittelverordnung (Fertilizer Ordinance) 05/12/2012 06/12/2012
DüV, BGBl I S. 20 Düngeverordnung (Fertilizing Ordinance) 00/01/1900 14/01/2006
BioAbfV, BGBl I S. 118Biowaste Ordinance 21/09/1998, last amended 05/12/2013 01/10/1998
MAP (Marktanreizprogramm)Marktanreizprogramm (Market incentives programm) 18/03/2015 n.a.
Development Loan Corporation (KfW) Program Renewable Energies "Standard"KfW Förderung (support) 10/2015 n.a.
Development Loan Corporation (KfW) Program Renewable Energies "Premium"KfW Förderung (support) 04/2015 n.a.
Development Loan Corporation (KfW) credit Energy and EnvironmentKfW Konsortialkredit 11/2015 n.a.
Federal Office of Economics and Export Control (BAFA) supportBAFA Förderung (support) 01/2013 n.a.
NREAP National Renewable Energy Action Plan (NREAP) 04/08/2010 n.a.
National Research Strategy BioEconomNational Research Strategy BioEconomy 2030 11/2010 n.a.
National Research Strategy BioEconomy 2030[1]2010National Policy Strategy on Bioeconomy 03/2014 n.a.