Last week, the government of Norway presented a climate action plan to help achieve its emission reduction target agreed to under the Paris Agreement. Minister of Climate and Environment Sveinung Rotevatn said “This climate action [Read more]
On Tuesday, Equinor presented plans for transforming the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS) for continued high value creation and low emissions for the coming decades. Equinor photo. Norwegian continental shelf will enter mature phase after 2030 [Read more]
A government appointed commission recommended on Friday that Norway’s wealth fund should continue to invest in oil and gas companies. The announcement contradicts advice from the country’s central bank late last year to drop energy [Read more]
Nordic countries represent third-largest electric-car market by sales The number of electric vehicles (EVs) in the Nordic region is projected to reach 4 million cars by 2030, or more than 15 times the number currently [Read more]
Greg Poelzer argues for Norwegian sovereign wealth fund for Canada, Max Fawcett says model won’t work Should Canada and Alberta have Norwegian sovereign wealth fund style investments? In a new study, Saskatchewan academic Greg Poelzer argues in the affirmative, but energy journalist Max Fawcett tells Beacon Energy News that Alaska is the better model. Poelzer is the author […]
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