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Origin Proof Ordinance.

Type of law
Date of original text

The present Ordinance implements the Directive 2009/28/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources of 23 April 2009 and the Renewable Energy Sources Act of 25 October 2008 (BGBl. I p. 2074). The Ordinance lays down provisions relating to proof of origin of energy from renewable sources. The text- consisting of 8 articles deals with the following aspects: register of proof of origin, minimum content of proof of origin, principles for admission, transfer and cancellation of proof of origin, transfer of power, empowerment to issue provisions, transitional provisions and entry into force.
Long title of text
Ordinance on proof of origin of energy from renewable sources.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Entry into force notes
The present Ordinance enters into force on 9 December 2011.
The present Ordinance is consolidated as of 21 July 2014.
Serial Imprint
Bundesgesetzblatt, Part I, No. 62, 8 December 2011, pp. 2447-2449.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Verordnung ber Herkunftsnachweise f r Strom aus erneuerbaren Energien (Herkunftsnachweisverordnung - HkNV).