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

Country/Territory
Finland
Document type
Legislation
Date
2013
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Energy
Keyword
Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes Energy conservation/energy production International trade Natural gas Offences/penalties Renewable energy Transport/storage
Geographical area
Arctic, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
1 September 2013.
Abstract

The Act's goal is to supervise and control the electricity and gas market by promoting efficient, secure and environmentally sustainable activities in national and regional electricity and natural gas markets, and the EU’s internal market for electricity and natural gas in order to ensure energy consumers good delivery, competitive prices and equitable principles of electricity and natural gas services. A decision made by the Energy Market Authority may be appealed to the Administrative Court in the manner prescribed by the Administrative Procedure Act (586/1996).

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

Directive 2009/72/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning common rules for the internal market in electricity and repealing Directive 2003/54/EC.

Legislation | European Union | 2009

Keyword: Energy conservation/energy production, Environmental standards, Climate change, Ozone layer, Standards, Protection of environment

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Act on Energy Authorities (13.12.2013/870).

Legislation | Finland | 2013

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX