Country:Canada
Year:2007
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:State/Regional
Date Effective:2007
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Taxes
Policy Target:Transport>Fuel (conventional and alternative)
Agency:Government of Quebec
URL:http://www.mddelcc.gouv.qc.ca/changements/plan_action/2006-2012_en.pdf
Legal References:http://www2.publicationsduquebec.gouv.qc.ca/dynamicSearch/telecharge.php?type=3&file=/R_6_01/R6_01R6_A.HTM
Description:

A levy that applies to distributors of gasoline and fossil fuel used for energy efficiency purposes. It is calculated based on greenhouse gases by type of energy and generates revenues of $200 million a year that are directed to the provincial Green Fund to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve public transport. 

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