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Bahamas Updated Nationally Determined Contributions, 2022, Nationally Determined Contribution from Bahamas, The in 2022


The objectives of this Act are threefold:1. To enable the Government to create incentives and implement initiatives to support the overall global target of greenhouse gas emissions reduction consistent with its Nationally Determined Contributions;2. To ensure compliance by The Bahamas of its obligations under the Paris Agreement;3. to enable the establishment of a market i...


This Act consists of 9 parts:Part I - PreliminaryPart II - AdministrationPart III - Environmental Plans and PoliciesPart IV - Environmental ProtectionPart V - Spills, Accidental Releases and Environmental RestorationPart VI - Environmental Information, Research, Education and TrainingPart VII - Compliance and EnforcementPart VIII - Offences and PenaltiesPart IX - Miscellan...

  • 30% reduction in GHG emissions by 2030 compared to the BAU scenarioEconomy-wide: Economy Wide · Target year: 2030
  • 10% Residential Energy Self Generation Programme by 2014Buildings: Energy Efficiency · Target year: 2014Source: National Energy Policy 2013-2033
  • 30% of renewable sources in the energy mix by 2033Energy: Renewable Energy · Target year: 2033Source: National Energy Policy 2013-2033
  • a minimum of 30% renewables in the energy mix by 2030Energy: Renewable Energy · Target year: 2030
  • 10% Residential Energy Self Generation Programme within the yearEnergy: Energy: General