Country:Germany
Year:2001
Policy status:Ended
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2001
Date Ended:2003
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Taxes
Policy Target:Transport, Transport>Fuel (conventional and alternative)
Legal References:Third National Communication to the UNFCCC (p76-87)
Description:Increasing mineral oil tax on fuels that do not meet the sulphur standards of 50 ppm, between Nov 2001 and Jan 2003, and of 10 ppm subsequently. [Allowed the early entry into the fleet of the more fuel efficient vehicles which require these fuels].

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