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Appendix table 1. Energy taxes, precautionary stock fees and oil pollution fees

Date Fuels 1) Electricity
Consumption Production
Motor-
gasoline, unleaded
2)
Diesel fuel 3) Light fuel oil 12) Liquefied petroleum gas Heavy
fuel oil
Hard coal 11) Natural gas Peat Electricity, I 4) Electricity, II 5) Nuclear
power
Hydro
power
Imports
c/l c/kg €/t €/MWh c/kWh
Excise taxes 10)
1.1.1990 21,53 16,82 0,34 - 0,34 2,69 0,17 0,34 - - - - -
1.1.1991 26,57 17,49 0,35 - 0,35 2,83 0,18 0,35 - - - - -
1.1.1992 28,26 17,49 0,35 - 0,35 2,83 0,18 0,35 - - - - -
1.8.1992 31,62 17,49 0,35 - 0,35 2,83 0,18 0,35 - - - - -
1.1.1993 39,52 19,17 1,41 - 1,12 5,61 0,35 0,70 0,25 0,25 0,10 - 0,10
1.7.1993 39,52 16,65 1,41 - 1,12 5,61 0,35 0,70 0,25 0,25 0,10 - 0,10
1.1.1994 40,05 17,29 2,05 - 1,98 11,30 1,09 0,35 - - 0,35 0,03 0,22
1.1.1995 45,12 27,50 3,02 - 3,12 19,53 0,94 0,59 - - 0,40 0,07 0,37
1.1.1996 51,85 27,50 3,02 - 3,12 19,53 0,94 0,59 - - 0,40 0,07 0,37
1.1.1997 51,85 27,50 4,88 - 3,72 28,42 1,19 0,71 0,40 0,40 - - -
1.4.1997 51,85 27,50 4,88 - 3,72 28,42 1,19 0,71 0,56 0,24 - - -
1.1.1998 55,22 30,02 5,50 - 4,34 33,40 1,40 0,82 0,56 0,34 - - -
1.9.1998 55,22 30,02 6,37 - 5,40 41,37 1,73 1,51 0,69 0,42 - - -
1.1.2003 58,08 31,59 6,71 - 5,68 43,52 1,82 1,59 0,73 0,44 - - -
1.7.2005 58,08 31,59 6,71 - 5,68 43,52 1,82 - 0,73 0,44 - - -
1.1.2007 58,08 31,59 6,71 - 5,68 43,52 1,82 - 0,73 0,22 - - -
1.1.2008 62,02 36,05 8,35 - 6,42 49,32 2,016 - 0,87 0,25 - - -
1.1.2011 62,02 36,05 15,70 - 18,51 126,91 8,94 1,90 1,69 0,69 - - -
1.1.2012 64,36 46,60 15,70 - 18,51 126,91 8,940 1,90 1,69 0,69 - - -
1.1.2013 64,36 46,60 15,99 - 18,93 131,53 11,38 4,90 1,69 0,69 - - -
1.1.2014 66,61 49,31 15,99 - 18,93 131,53 11,38 4,90 1,89 0,69 - - -
1.1.2015 67,45 50,26 18,39 - 21,84 153,24 15,36 3,40 2,24 0,69 - - -
1.1.2016 67,45 50,26 21,05 24,82 25,08 177,36 17,34 3,40 2,24 0,69 - - -
1.3.2016 67,45 50,26 21,05 24,82 25,08 177,36 17,34 1,90 2,24 0,69 - - -
1.1.2017 69,57 52,67 22,52 26,54 26,83 189,84 18,53 1,90 2,24 0,69 - - -
1.1.2018 69,57 52,67 24,04 28,32 28,64 202,69 19,78 1,90 2,24 0,69 - - -
1.1.2019 69,57 52,67 24,53 27,90 27,23 200,58 20,57 3,00 2,24 0,69 - - -
1.8.2020 75,28 59,13 24,53 27,90 27,23 200,58 20,57 3,00 2,24 0,69 - - -
Energy content tax 8)
1.1.2011 50,36 - 7,70 - 8,79 54,54 3,00 - - - - - -
1.1.2012 50,36 30,70 7,70 - 8,79 54,54 3,00 - - - - - -
1.1.2013 50,36 30,70 6,65 - 7,59 47,10 4,45 - - - - - -
1.1.2015 51,20 31,65 6,65 - 7,59 47,10 6,65 - - - - - -
1.1.2016 51,20 31,65 6,65 8,50 7,59 47,10 6,65 - - - - - -
1.1.2017 52,19 32,77 7,05 9,01 8,05 49,93 7,05 - - - - - -
1.1.2018 52,19 32,77 7,50 9,58 8,56 53,13 7,50 - - - - - -
1.1.2019 52,19 32,77 7,63 9,81 8,56 52,77 7,63 - - - - - -
1.8.2020 53,79 34,57 7,63 9,81 8,56 52,77 7,63 - - - - - -
Carbon dioxide tax 9)
1.1.2011 11,66 - 8,00 - 9,72 72,37 5,94 - - - - - -
1.1.2012 14,00 15,90 8,00 - 9,72 72,37 5,94 - - - - - -
1.1.2013 14,00 15,90 9,34 - 11,34 84,43 6,93 - - - - - -
1.1.2014 16,25 18,61 9,34 - 11,34 84,43 6,93 - - - - - -
1.1.2015 16,25 18,61 11,74 - 14,25 106,14 8,71 - - - - - -
1.1.2016 16,25 18,61 14,40 16,32 17,49 130,26 10,69 - - - - - -
1.1.2017 17,38 19,90 15,47 17,53 18,78 139,91 11,48 - - - - - -
1.1.2018 17,38 19,90 16,54 18,74 20,08 149,56 12,28 - - - - - -
1.1.2019 17,38 19,90 16,90 18,09 18,67 147,81 12,94 - - - - - -
1.8.2020 21,49 34,57 16,90 18,09 18,67 147,81 12,94 - - - - - -
Energy tax 7)
1.1.2011 - - - - - - - 1,90 1,69 0,69 - - -
1.1.2013 - - - - - - - 4,90 1,69 0,69 - - -
1.1.2014 - - - - - - - 4,90 1,89 0,69 - - -
1.1.2015 - - - - - - - 3,40 2,24 0,69 - - -
1.1.2016 - - - - - - - 3,40 2,24 0,69 - - -
1.3.2016 - - - - - - - 1,90 2,24 0,69 - - -
1.1.2019 - - - - - - - 3,00 2,24 0,69 - - -
Strategic stockpile fees
1.7.1984 0,72 0,39 0,39 - 0,32 1,48 - - - - - - -
1.1.1997 0,68 0,35 0,35 - 0,28 1,18 0,084 - 0,013 0,013 - - -
1.1.2016 0,68 0,35 0,35 0,11 0,28 1,18 0,084 - 0,013 0,013 - - -
Oil pollution fees 6)
1.1.1990 0,28 0,031 0,031 - 0,037 - - - - - - - -
1.1.2005 0,038 0,042 0,042 - 0,050 - - - - - - - -
1.1.2010 0,113 0,126 0,126 - 0,150 - - - - - - - -
1.3.2020 0,000 0,000 0,000 - 0,000 - - - - - - - -
1) Fuels in electricity production tax-exempt since 1 January 1997.
2) Reformulated, since 1 January 1993, also sulphur-free since 1 September 2004. Fossil fuel.
3) Sulphur-free, sulphur content < 50 ppm since 1 July 1993, sulphur content < 10 ppm since 1 September 2004. Fossil fuel.
4) Tax class I: others
5) Tax class II: industry and professional greenhouses
6) Collection of oil pollution fees is discontinued until the capital of the oil protection fund falls below 5 million euro.
7) Energy tax included in excise taxes.
8) Energy content tax included in excise taxes.
9) Carbon dioxide tax included in excise taxes.
10) Excise taxes contain energy content tax, carbon dioxide tax, and energy tax.
11) Excise taxes for hard coal is in the heat production. In CHP use excise tax is lower.
12) Fossil fuel. Sulphur-free.

Source: Statistics Finland, Energy prices

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Updated 10.12.2020

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