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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) Heavy fuel oil 11) Hard coal Natural gas Peat Electricity, I 4) Electricity, II 5) Nuclear power Hydro power Imports
  c/l c/kg €/t €/MWh €/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 66,61 49,31 15,99 18,93 153,24 15,36 3,40 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 50,36 30,70 6,65 7,59 47,10 6,65 - - - - - -
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 9,34 11,34 106,14 8,71 - - - - - -
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 - - -
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 - - -
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) 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) Fee for imported oil and oil products: 1,50 €/t
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. Sulfur free

Source: Statistics Finland, Energy prices

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Updated 16.06.2015

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