17 June 2009 12:43 [Source: ICIS news]
BRUSSELS (ICIS news)--Denmark can grant carbon dioxide tax relief to companies covered by the EU’s Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS), subject to certain conditions, the European Commission said on Wednesday.
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After an investigation that began in September 2006, the Commission said it had concluded that “if the proposed full tax exemption would be implemented, some of the environmental objectives which a tax on energy products aims to achieve would be lost”.
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