This resolution follows the government's roadmap for fossil-free traffic. The objective is to reduce national emissions coming from domestic flights and international traffic departing from Finland by 15% from 2018 levels by 2030.
An obligation to blend bio-based aviation fuels will be implemented and it is expected to start in 2023. The mandatory share of biofuels will be determined by autumn 2021. The goal set in the government program is 30% but the Ministry of Employment and the Economy also considers a 5-14% mixing ratio. A decision is expected in Autumn 2021.
Finland intends to achieve a "zero-emission" domestic air transport by 2045.