CO2 taxation in Ukraine

CO2 taxation in Ukraine
December 19, 2019 Policy Briefings

Here is our Policy Briefing “CO2 taxation in Ukraine”

Key notes

1. The revenues of taxing the CO2 content of fuels with 27 UAH/t CO2 are estimated between UAH 56 and 61 bln
per year depending on draft law option for taxation(based on 2017 energy balance and fuel specific CO2 contents

2. The highest price increase from taxation results for coal between 35 and 43 Effects on prices for transport
fuels, electricity, natural gas and household district heating tariffs are estimated between 02 and 27

3. Depending on whether wholesale electricity prices (including CO2 tax) reach price caps, non fossil electricity
producer on might make windfall profits

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