What price do the Swedish Government put on Carbon?

This problem relates to putting a price on emissions.

 

GIVEN that petrol in Sweden costs SEK14.50 at the pump, consumer price.

And GIVEN that

Carbon dioxide tax is 16% of the price at the pump

USING the results of earlier calculations on carbon content of fuel:

(click on this link)

CALCULATE

1) What is the price in Swedish crowns the Government put on Carbon Dioxide emissions?

2) Add 25% VAT on this figure to get the price to the consumer, and convert it to your own currency

 

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