Significant reduction of electricity tax for larger data centers included in the Budget Bill
Sep 20th, 2016 News
On September 20th 2016 the Swedish government submitted the Budget Bill to the parliament (Riksdag). According to the Budget Bill, data centers with an installed effect of minimum 0.5 MW will pay 0.5 öre/kWh (0.005 SEK or USD 0.0006/kWh).
The Riksdag is now processing the Budget Bill and finalises the central government budget later this fall, and it will take effect from January 1st 2017.