Climate change

Published 30.01.2007 //

230 representatives from the Norwegian and Russian energy sectors met Tuesday to discuss the sustainable development of the fossil energy resources in the Barents region. Norwegian technology for capturing and storing CO2 could be the solution.

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Published 25.01.2007 //

– If we are to manage our common future as nations and peoples, we need to continually strengthen the rules that safeguard our rights and codify our responsibilities, Minister of Foreign Affairs Jonas Gahr Støre said in his speech at The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters’ 150th Anniversary Symposium.

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Published 10.01.2007 //

The Norwegian Government will purchase CO2 emission quotas to offset the pollution caused by international air travel by government employees. The hope is that others will follow Norway’s example and that this will reduce total greenhouse gas emissions.

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Published 25.10.2006 //

The Norwegian government places great emphasis on capture and storage of carbon dioxide as a measure to reach the targets set for Norway in the Kyoto Protocol.

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