National Climate and Energy StrategyPrime Minister Jyrki Katainen's Government appointed a ministerial working group on energy and climate policy to update the National Climate and Energy Strategy, completed in 2008.
Key objectives of the strategy update included ensuring that the national targets for 2020 are achieved and to prepare a pathway towards meeting the long-term energy and climate objectives set by the EU. As specified in the Government programme, the new strategy entails a programme to reduce oil dependence. The Government approved the strategy update on 20th March 2013.
National Energy and Climate Strategy 2013 (pdf) (189.3 KB)