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Fuel Emissions Trading Act (BEHG)

legislation type Legislative
Act
Passed in 2019
The law on national certificate trading for fuel emissions (Brennstoffemissionshandelsgesetz) is part of the 2030 climate package and introduces emissions trading for the heating and transport sectors from 2021 onward. It notably aims at avoiding carbon leakage. Certificate prices were agreed in parliament around October 2020. 


Documents

from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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