About RES LEGAL Europe

RES LEGAL Europe is a professionally edited and free of charge online database on support schemes, grid issues and policies regarding renewable energy sources in the EU 28 Member States, the EFTA Countries and some EU Accession Countries. The database covers all three energy sectors: electricity, heating & cooling and transport.

RES LEGAL Europe aims both to provide a quick overview of the different national regulations regarding renewable energy sources in a clear, concise and convenient way. The database is updated on a regular basis. The creation date, the last update of the information and the name of the responsible author are displayed in each profile.

The descriptions are based on the relevant legal sources. Links to the original legal sources in their original language will help you during your research. If available, you can also use a link to a translation of the law. In addition, this website provides you with a list of contacts in national bodies and experts that will answer any further questions.