Goals and a Bill in Parliament Produce adaptation measures for poor and vulnerable countries, as well as legally binding emission reduction targets for developed countries Further deforestation talks Technology development De-carbonation of every developed economy See a 50% decline of greenhouse gases by 2050
Policies by Sector Energy Sector Energy and carbon dioxide taxes; The electricity certificate system; Subsidies for wind power; Transportation Sector Motor-Fuel Tax Tax on free fuel for individuals with company cars (introduced in 1997) Relief for environmentally friendly cars and biofuels. Others….
Aggregate effects in 2010 of introduced instruments in comparison with 1990 instruments by sector.
Projection of Greenhouse emissions per sector over 1990- 2020
Recommendations to GHG emission Transportation + Industry = CO 2 Transportation: Substantive in Hybrid and Ethanol cars tax on Carbon 80 cents p/lit to 1. 25 cents by 2012 Investment in alternative fuels and technology Industry: Impose CO2 emission tax on industries Subsidize the import of new technology for the industries taxes on goods produced by the green industry Invest in Renewable Energy (WIND) (49 areas in 13 counties)
Questions? Why should we push ourselves to do more? It just encourages others to do less. (Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt, 23 January 2008) Thank you! ANY GREEN ?’s