Factsheet: Implementation of RED Directive

Implementation of RED Directive

Key Information


The RES Directive was transposed into local legislation through Legal Notice 538 of 2010, as amended by Legal Notice 210 of 2012, on the promotion of energy from renewable sources. It aims to provide the legislative framework in order for Malta to adhere to the EU requirements and achieve the targets stipulated in the RES Directive. The RES targets are: mandatory certification for biomass boilers installers; mandatory targets of renewable energy; RES installations must be registered with the Malta Resources Authority in order to be eligible for support schemes for the domestic sector in Malta.

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