Resolution no. 7/2012 (approving the Strategic Plan for Renewable Energy)
Passed in 2012
This resolution recalls the high dependency of Cabo Verde towards fossil fuels, in spite of the 3.000 MW potential for renewable energies. It aims at enabling Cabo Verde to reach 50 % of renewable sources in the country's energy mix by 2020. The document declares the right to develop renewable projects on certain zones, defined in annex II. The document further analyses the renewable potential over the national territory.