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Act (2004:1199) on emissions trade.

Country/Territory
Sweden
Document type
Legislation
Date
2004
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere, Environment gen.
Keyword
Basic legislation Emissions Emissions trading Natural gas Registration Inspection Ozone layer Authorization/permit Environmental standards
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
1 January 2005.
Abstract

This Act regulates the conditions for trading on the right to emit carbon dioxide (emissions). It applies to incineration plants with a rated thermal input exceeding 20 megawatts or connected to a district heating network with a total thermal input of 20 megawatts; to mineral oil refineries; to coke ovens; to plants for the production or processing of ferrous metals; to plants for the production of cement clinker or lime in rotary kilns or other furnaces, production of glass, and for the manufac

Full text
Swedish
Website
www.riksdagen.se

References - Legislation

Implements

Swedish Environmental Code (1998:808).

Legislation | Sweden | 1998 (2007)

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Source: FAO, FAOLEX