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Energy in the West Nordics and the Arctic

Scenario Analysis

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This project explores the energy systems and their development towards 2035 in the West Nordic areas and the Arctic. The objective of the project was to contribute to a knowledge base that can be shared and used in developing a sustainable and competitive energy systems that fulfil the goals and obligations for 2035 on climate, emissions and renewable shares. “Energy systems” in this case covers the potential for different renewable energy resources, infrastructure, the demand for energy in different sectors, and relevant policies.Along with the scenario analysis, five case studies have been developed: land transport; a small hybrid energy system in Igaliku, Greenland; electrification of fishing vessels; tourism; and the future energy system in Svalbard.

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Introduction

This report aims to identify the most cost-effective paths for reaching a sustainable 2035 scenario and supporting the Arctic and West Nordic region in reaching its long-term climate and energy commitments. The study focuses on Greenland, Iceland, the Faroe Islands, Jan Mayen and Svalbard.

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