|Policy Type:||Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives|
|Agency:||Finnish Ministry of Trade and Industry|
The Finnish parliament has approved legislation to raise Finlands base tax on CO2 emissions from FMK 82 (US $15) per ton of Co2 to FMK 102 ($19). Use of wood as fuel will remain tax-exempt; however, taxes on peat will rise from FMK 4.9 ($.90) to FMK 9 ($1.60) per kWh of energy produced.
|This record is superseded by:||Energy Tax Overhaul|
Last modified: Thu, 14 Mar 2013 16:51:28 CET