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Minister: CO2 quota sales revenue one of electricity inflation measures

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Finance Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus says a government relief package aimed at combating soaring energy costs in Estonia can be covered, at least in part, through surplus income from CO2 emission credits trading. Pentus-Rosimannus had already said at the end of September that such a measure would take weeks to complete, mainly due to strict European Commission-level regulations, while in the intervening timeelectricity prices have continued to rise . Natural gas…