Country:Luxembourg
Year:1999
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:1999
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Taxes
Energy Efficiency Policy Targets:Transport, Multi-Sectoral Policy, Buildings
Renewable Energy Policy Targets:Bioenergy, Co-firing with fossil fuels, Geothermal
Policy Sector:Multi-sectoral Policy
Climate Change Policy Targets:Energy Sector, Electricity Generation, Fossil fuels (Coal, gas, oil), Energy Sector, Electricity Generation, Renewable, Energy Sector, Electricity Generation, Renewable, Bioenergy
Agency:The Ministry of Environment
Energy Efficiency Description:

The Energy tax was established by the National Plan on Suistainable Development from 1999. The tax was introduced in order to unify legislative framework in the energy sector to the measures outlined in the EU Directives 2003/55/EC and 2003/54/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council Concerning Common Rules for the Internal Market in Natural Gas and Electricity.

Renewable Energy Description:

The Energy tax was established by the National Plan on Suistainable Development from 1999. The tax was introduced in order to unify legislative framework in the energy sector to the measures outlined in the EU Directives 2003/55/EC and 2003/54/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council Concerning Common Rules for the Internal Market in Natural Gas and Electricity.

Climate Change Description:

The Energy tax was established by the National Plan on Suistainable Development from 1999. The tax was introduced in order to unify legislative framework in the energy sector to the measures outlined in the EU Directives 2003/55/EC and 2003/54/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council Concerning Common Rules for the Internal Market in Natural Gas and Electricity.

Related policies:National Plan on Sustainable Development

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