- Electricity from wind power needs to quadruple compared to today, if the climate targets are to be met, according the Energy Agency and the Environmental Protection Agency.
- They say each region will have to increase production if the target of 100 percent renewable energy by 2040 is to be met.
- For a region like Stockholm, a real challenge is expected, as there is hardly any wind power there at all at the moment.
Related stories from around the North:
Finland: How will Finland become carbon neutral by 2035?, Yle News
Norway: Emissions dropping in EU, but not in Norway, The Independent Barents Observer
Russia: Climate change threatens security and industry, Russian PM says, The Independent Barents Observer
Sweden: Local councils in Sweden more interested in climate change preparedness, Radio Sweden
United Kingdom: Documentary will show climate change through eyes of pioneering scientist, Cryopolitics Blog
United States: Alaska remote diesel generators win exemption from pollution rule, Alaska Public Media