Updated: 17.01.2019

Name (orig)

Elektrituruseadus RT I 2003, 25, 153 (ELTS)

Name (English)

Electricity Market Act

Entry into force


Last amended on



Regulating the energy market.

Relevance for renewable energy

The Act regulates the promotion of renewable energy, its connection and access to the grid, the expansion of the grid and the distribution of the costs arising from this support system. It equally regulates the criteria for eligibility and the amount of support specific to each RES generation technology.


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Please note: The current English translation does not include the latest amendments regarding the Grid Code (§ 42 ELTS) yet. The exact amendments should be published in the spring 2019.

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