“There is no cause for taxing the usage of electricity for environmental reasons. Neither the fiscal cause is justified. If the motive for electricity tax is money to the treasury, it would be better with a tax of “wider” tax base, for instance the VAT. This from Runar Brännlund.” VK.se, published November 22. (only in Swedish)
The production of oil increases. Runar Brännlund says in an interview with P4 Västerbotten that the oil producers’ long-term plans indicate that they believe countries won’t change. Runar interview starts around 1.35 into the programme, (only in Swedish).