The national emission target for Finland under the EU Effort Sharing Decision (406/2009/EC) Finland 2009

Name of policy The national emission target for Finland under the EU Effort Sharing Decision (406/2009/EC) Finland 2009
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Finland
Region Europe


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Target
    • GHG reduction target
      • Formal & legally binding GHG reduction target
  • Regulatory Instruments
    • Obligation schemes
    Sector name
    • General
      Policy description The national emission target for FInland under the EU Effort Sharing Decision is 16% reduction of greenhouse gas emissions in 2020 compared to 2005 level.
      Policy type
      • Changing activity
      • Energy efficiency
      • Renewables
      • Nuclear or CCS or fuel switch
      • Non-energy5
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision 2009
      Start date of implementation
      End date of implementation
      High impact No
      Impact indicator
      NameValueBase yearTarget yearComments
      GHG emissions reduction (%)162,0052,020


      Source or references http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:32009D0406&from=EN
      Supports policies
      Is supported by policies
      Comments (background and assessment)
      Status Final

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