Finland

Finland

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🧍‍♂🧍‍♀️ 5,540,720 🏭 Annual emissions 46.99 mt CO2 Europe

Finland's Climate Change Impact

Positive

  • 🎉 Pledge net zero by 2035 (draft proposal)
  • 🍃 Uses wind power (9%)
  • 🌊 Uses hydro power (18%)
  • 🌅 Other renewables power (~18%)

Negative

  • ⚖️ Net zero pledge still not in law
  • 🚗 No pledges to ban ICE vehicles
  • 😠 Electricity from renewable sources too low (46%)
  • 🤮 6% of electricity still from coal
  • 🛢 Electricity from oil (5%)
  • ⛽ Electricity from natural gas (6%)
  • ☢️ Uses nuclear power (35%)

Percentages rounded from 2019 data.

📈 Finland is rank 61 out of 195 countries for Climate Change.

How would you rate Finland's Environmental Impact?

Is the Finland part of the IEA (International Energy Agency)?

Yes, Finland is part country member of the IEA, working together in partnership on tackling the emerging energy challenges.

What is Finland's renewable vs fossil fuel energy mix?

Finland uses 46% energy from renewable sources compared to 18.64% energy from fossil fuel sources.

Finland's Climate Change Action

A list of some of Finland's common climate change questions.

Have Finland's government pledged to ban diesel and petrol cars?

Currently there are no plans by Finland's government to ban ICE cars, such as diesel and petrol..


Have Finland's government pledged to be a net zero country?

Yes, Finland have pledged to be a net zero country by 2035.


Does Finland's electricity mix still contain coal?

Yes, Finland's electricity does still contain coal as part of the countries energy mix.

Does Finland's generate nuclear electricity?

Yes, Finland's does generate nuclear electricity.

Finland's Climate Change Resources

National Climate Change Entity

Are you looking for your countries department for action against climate change? If so, the website below is Finland's dedicated environment and global warming resource. We encourage everyone to put pressure on local and national government's to put climate change high on their priority and to push forward with climate positive laws.

Ministry of Employment and the Economy

Finland's Comparison Against Countries

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