Country:Finland
Year:1990
Policy status:Superseded
Date Effective:1990
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Taxes
Policy Sector:Framework Policy
Renewable Energy Description:

In 1990, Finland introduced the worlds first carbon tax on fossil fuels at a rate of US$ 6.10 per tonne of carbon emissions.

This record is superseded by:Combined CO2 and Energy Tax

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