Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2004
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments, Economic Instruments>Market-based instruments
Policy Target:
Agency:Finnish Ministry of Trade and Industry
Description:The Emissions Trading Act entered into force on 4 August 2004. Directive 2003/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 October 2003 establishing a scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowance trading within the Community and amending Council Directive 96/61/EC was implemented by the Emissions Trading Act. The act is applied to approximately 550 installations and 150 companies in Finland.

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