Legislative act and linkLink to further informationDate of publicationDate of implementation
Renewable Energy Sources Act (RES Act) - EN versionAct on the Development of Renewable Energy Sources29.03.2000 / last revision: 24.07.2014 / last amended: 29.06.201501.05.2000 / last revision: 01.08.2014 / last amendment: 03.07.2015
Renewable Energies Heat Act (EEWärmeG) - DE versionAct on the Promotion of Renewable Energies in the Heat Sector07.08.2008 / last amended: 20.10.201501.01.2009 / 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) 18/12/200601/01/2007
KWKG: Kraft-Wärme-Kopplungsgesetz - DE version(Combined Heat and Power Generation Act)Act on the Conservation, Modernisation and Extension of Combined Heat and Power19.03.2002 / last amended: 31.08.201501.04.2002 / 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)24/03/199901/04/1999
Energiewirtschaftsgesetz:Energy Industry Act - DE versionAct on the Supply of Electricity and Gas28.11.1997 / last revision: 07.07.2015 / last amended: 31.08.201529.04.1998 / last revision: 13.07.2005 / last amendment: 08.09.2015
Biomass ordiance - DE versionOrdinance on the Generation of Electricity from Biomass21.06.2001 / last amended: 21.07.14n.a.
Gas network Access ordinance - DE versionGas network Access ordinance - DE version25.07.2005 / last revision: 03.09.2010 / last amended: 31.08.201529.07.2005 / last revision: 09.09.2010 / last amendment: 08.09.2015
Gas network charges ordinance - DE versionGas network charges ordinance - DE version25.07.2005 / last amended: 28.07.201529.07.2005 / last amendment: 01.08.2015
DVGW worksheetsDVGW worksheets09/2011 (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 31/08/201501/04/1974
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 31/08/201523/01/2009
DüMV, BGBl. I S. 2482, 2012Düngemittelverordnung (Fertilizer Ordinance)05/12/201206/12/2012
DüV, BGBl I S. 20 Düngeverordnung (Fertilizing Ordinance)00/01/190014/01/2006
BioAbfV, BGBl I S. 118Biowaste Ordinance21/09/1998, last amended 05/12/201301/10/1998
MAP (Marktanreizprogramm)Marktanreizprogramm (Market incentives programm)18/03/2015n.a.
Development Loan Corporation (KfW) Program Renewable Energies "Standard"KfW Förderung (support)10/2015n.a.
Development Loan Corporation (KfW) Program Renewable Energies "Premium"KfW Förderung (support)04/2015n.a.
Development Loan Corporation (KfW) credit Energy and EnvironmentKfW Konsortialkredit11/2015n.a.
Federal Office of Economics and Export Control (BAFA) supportBAFA Förderung (support)01/2013n.a.
NREAPNational Renewable Energy Action Plan (NREAP)04/08/2010n.a.
National Research Strategy BioEconomNational Research Strategy BioEconomy 203011/2010n.a.
National Research Strategy BioEconomy 2030[1]2010National Policy Strategy on Bioeconomy03/2014n.a.