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Quota regulated greenhouse gas emissions down for industry and up for oil and gas

Greenhouse gas emissions from oil and gas companies increased last year, without new... 07.05.15

Increased control of traffic restrictions

As the nesting season gets underway now, a ban against going on land or moving about in ... 15.04.15

Norway helps preserve European biodiversity

The Norwegian Environment Agency has nominated 85 protected areas as new candidates for... 19.03.15

The rogues gallery of microplastics

The Norwegian Environment Agency has surveyed the origins of microplastics. The most... 05.03.15

Joint Norwegian-Russian report on air pollution in the border area

Both Norwegian and Russian authorities are monitoring air quality in the border area between Norway and Russia in order keep an eye on the emissions from mining and smeltery... 04.03.15

Repaired nature for NOK 50 million

The Norwegian Environment Agency allocated NOK 54.1 million to measures in protected are... 27.02.14

Nominating researchers to the IPBES

The process is underway to appoint experts to the Intergovernmental Science-Policy... 24.02.14

New guidelines for following up the EU Water Framework Directive

The Ministry of Climate and Environment and the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy have... 27.01.14