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The EU’s and Russia’s mutual dependence

June 15, 2014


(This is the English translation of the Swedish blog “EU:s och Rysslands ömsesidiga beroende av varandra”.) On 4 June I participated with Patrik Jotun, (a researcher and analyst at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs), in a symposium organised by the Green Liberals with the theme, “Environmental and Climate Policy in the Shadow of Developments in […]

Russian Energy Outlook To 2040

June 13, 2014


Yesterday I received mail from Tatiana Mitrova, Head of Oil and Gas Department, Energy Research Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences. She told that Russia had now released its “Global and Russian Energy Outlook To 2040”, and that it included a detailed study of the Russian energy sector. She concluded her mail with “Your comments and […]

EU:s och Rysslands ömsesidiga beroende av varandra

June 4, 2014


(English will come later as a new blog.) Tillsammans med Patrik Jotun, forskare och analytiker vid UD, deltog jag den 4 juni i ett seminarium som Gröna Liberaler ordnade under temat ”Miljö- och klimatpolitik i skuggan av utvecklingen i Ryssland – om miljö, klimat, säkerhetspolitik och energiförsörjning”. Under sträng säkerhetskontroll blev vi deltagare lotsade in […]

Environment and Climate Policy in the Shadow of Developments in Russia / Miljö- och klimatpolitik i skuggan av utvecklingen i Ryssland

June 2, 2014


(I will report on this meeting later this week) The world’s emissions of carbon dioxide are rising. The burning of fossil fuels is increasing. Climate change is our era’s greatest environmental issue. But at the same time many nations are dependent on coal, gas and oil. A large proportion of our fossil fuels come from […]