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Act on Energy Authorities (13.12.2013/870).

Country/Territory
Finland
Document type
Legislation
Date
2013
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Air & atmosphere, Energy
Keyword
Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes Emissions Emissions trading Environmental standards Standards Protection of environment Inspection Climate change Energy conservation/energy production Internal trade Natural gas Ozone layer Renewable energy
Geographical area
Arctic, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
1 January 2014.
Abstract

The Act establishes regulations concerning the monitoring and control of electricity and natural gas markets, the promotion of a functioning electricity and natural gas market, energy efficiency and use of renewable energy as well as then enforcement of duties in energy policy, emissions trading of greenhouse gas emissions and energy efficiency regulated by the Energy Agency. The Agency manages the tasks imposed by national Authorities in adherence to certain Acts and EU regulations.

Full text
Swedish
Website
www.finlex.fi

References - Legislation

Implements

Regulation (EC) No. 713/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing an Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Institution, Energy conservation/energy production, Natural gas

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on compensation areas for wind energy (28.6.2013/490).

Legislation | Finland | 2013

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Royalties/fees, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Electricity Market Act (2013/588).

Legislation | Finland | 2013

Keyword: Basic legislation, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Energy conservation/energy production, Internal trade, Contract/agreement, Climate change

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Natural Gas Market Act (31.5.2000/508).

Legislation | Finland | 2000

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Natural gas, Internal trade, Inspection

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on support for the production of electricity from renewable energy (30.12.2010/1396).

Legislation | Finland | 2010

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Renewable energy, Bioenergy, Fuelwood, Authorization/permit, Internal trade, Royalties/fees, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on Verification and Notification of Origin of Electricity (19.12.2003/1129).

Legislation | Finland | 2003

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Internal trade, Certification, Inspection, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on power reserve ensuring the balance between power production and consumption (11.2.2011/117).

Legislation | Finland | 2011

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on voluntary participation in environmental management and audit scheme (2011/121).

Legislation | Finland | 2011

Keyword: Environmental audit, Protection of habitats, International trade, Enforcement/compliance, Environmental standards, Standards, Protection of environment

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Law on energy efficiency services for companies in the energy market (22.12.2009/1211).

Legislation | Finland | 2009

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on the electricity and natural gas charges (21.12.2012/950).

Legislation | Finland | 2012

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Natural gas, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Internal trade

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on separation and storage of carbon dioxide (2012/416).

Legislation | Finland | 2012

Keyword: Continental shelf, Mining, Transport/storage, Maritime zone, Hazardous substances, Natural gas, Pollution control, Freshwater pollution

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on the supervision of the electricity and gas market (9.8.2013/590).

Legislation | Finland | 2013

Keyword: Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Energy conservation/energy production, International trade, Natural gas, Offences/penalties, Renewable energy, Transport/storage

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on biofuels and bioliquids (2013/393).

Legislation | Finland | 2013

Keyword: Emissions, Oil pollution, Pollution control, Air quality/air pollution, Basic legislation, Biofuel, Subsidy/incentive

Source: FAO, FAOLEX