Pollution and climate


Municipal wastewater
Describes different sides of the municipal wastewater sector e.g. fees, facilities, sludge disposal
Emissions from Norwegian economic activity
Covers the environmental consequences due to the economic activity in Norway
Emissions to air
Emissions of greenhouse gases from Norwegian territory and of anthropogenic origin.
Hazardous waste
Describes the different forms of hazardous waste, its treatment and its sources
Pesticide use
The statistics give information about pesticide use in agriculture.

Analyses, articles and publications

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  1. Policies for electrification of the car fleet in the short and long run – subsidizing electric vehicles or subsidizing charging stations?

    Abatement can be performed by measures that have an impact on present emissions, but no lasting effect, and by long-lived infrastructure investments.

  2. Green technology policies versus carbon pricing

    Technology policy is the most widespread form of climate policy and is often preferred over seemingly efficient carbon pricing.

  3. Endogenous preferences and environmental policy

    This paper investigates environmental policy in the presence of endogenous preferences. The optimal time trajectory is achieved if and only if the consumer is perfectly time-consistent.

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