- The Swedish carbon market, forests and bio energy will be affected by the new restrictions from the EU’s “Fit for 55” climate package.
- On Wednesday, the EU presented new suggestions on how to slash greenhouse gas emissions by 55 percent by 2030.
- The political pressure to get the new restrictions up and running will hopefully result in the political process to move forward quickly, says Center Party MEP Emma Wiesner.
Related stories from around the North:
Greenland: ICC Greenland joins the Arctic Economic Council, Eye on the Arctic
Norway: Are Norway’s energy policies caught between ‘black gold’ & green ambitions?, Blog by Marc Lanteigne
Russia: Russian oil companies forge ahead with new plans saying projects are green and environmentally friendly, The Independent Barents Observer
United States: Cruise ship docks in Skagway, Alaska for the first time in 21 months, CBC News