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Promotion of the Use of Energy from Renewable Sources Regulations 2011 (S.I. No. 243 of 2011).

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These Regulations transpose in the United Kingdom specified articles of Directive 2009/28/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources. They, among other things: designate the competent authority for purposes of the Directive and these Regulations; require the Secretary of State to ensure that the share of energy from renewable sources in the United Kingdom as calculated in accordance with article 5 of the Directive is increased as specified and require the Secretary of State to introduce measures for this purpose; provide for information of the public and certification schemes for installers of renewable energy systems.
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