The Finnish legislation is only beginning to recognise different forms of energy sharing and prosumers. So far, only designated legal instrument is the 2020 modification of the Decree 66/2009, which grants households located in the same building of group of buildings the possibility for energy sharing (art 3 Act 66/2009). For prosumers, there are also tax and fee exemptions available.
Summary of regulations
- Energy sharing is possible within the same building or a group of buildings
- Prosumers with installations of less than 100kVA capacity or 800.000kW/h annual production may be exempted from the electricity tax for the electricity they produce and consume themselves.