Norway’s New Climate Targets


The way forward

onsdag 15. april 2015, kl. 12:30

Sal: Amalie Skram

Arrangør: CICEP and CREE - Centers for Environment-friendly Energy Research

Inngang: Gratis

The Government presented its White Paper on Norway’s new climate targets earlier this year, aligning Norway’s targets with those of EU. What does the goal of a 40 per cent cut mean for the way forward?

EU 2030 framework for climate and energy
Helen Campbell, EU’s Ambassador to Norway

The Norwegian climate targets
Karine Hertzberg, Senior Adviser, Ministry of Climate and Environment

Production of oil and gas in a low carbon world
Hans Jakob Hegge, Senior Vice President Operations North, Statoil

The 10th Anniversary of the EU Emissions Trading System: Reason to Celebrate?
Jon-Birger Skjærseth, Research Professor, Fritjof Nansens Institute (CICEP)

Predictability and flexibility in Norwegian climate policy for 2030: a good balance for green growth?
Knut Kroepelien, Industry Policy Adviser, Energi Norge

Robust and ambitious national climate targets
Mads Greaker, Head of Research, Statistics Norway (CREE)

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Light lunch served from 12:00, programme starts 12:30 and ends 15:00.