RECOMMENDATIONS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY IN A LIBERALISED ELECTRICITY MARKET
The major objective of this meeting (WP4) was to formulate a set of recommendations for decision-makers both in Latin America and Europe about the consequences on the environment and on the economy of the liberalisation of the electricity sector. The central question to be addressed was: What should policy makers do to improve the environmental impact in a liberalised electricity market? Hence, the objective wasto give recommendations about the most adequate policies to be pursued in order to attain a sustainable development in the electricity sector, based on the experience in three developing and three developed countries.
The summary report provides recommendations for policy-makers on how to design policies for the improvement of the environmental impact of the electricity market in a liberalised context, based on the current institutional framework, policy goals, and experiences from the past about environmental policy implementation.