The 2050 Climate Change Committee’s own reports:
The 2050 Climate Change Committee’s interim report
The 2050 Climate Change Committee presented an interim report in the summer of 2022 with the committee’s preliminary assessments, and asked for input on ten selected topics.
External reports and inquiries commissioned by the 2050 Climate Change Committee:
Acceptabillity and behavioral responses to climate policies
Menon Economics has reviewd research that sheds light on acceptability of and behavioral responses to climate policies. The report was commissioned from the Climate Committee.
Time use from the exploration and production permit is granted to the start of production on the Norwegian Continental Shelf
Menon Economics has written a note commissioned by the 2050 Climate Change Committee in which they have assessed how long it takes from exploration and production permits is granted to production of oil and gas starts on the Norwegian continental shelf.
International trade agreements and the Norwegian transition to a low-emission society
The Fridtjof Nansen Institute (FNI) has assessed how Norwegian bilateral, regional and global trade agreements and Norwegian affects Norway’s transition to a low emission society. The report was commissioned by the 2050 Climate Change Committee .
Who has power in Norwegian climate policy?
The 2050 Climate ChangeCommittee invited, with help from the Fridtjof Nansen Institute and Menon Economics, various researchers to give their professional perspectives on power relations in Norwegian climate policy.
Overview of roadmaps for emission cuts in various sectors in Norway
Thema Consulting Group has created an overview of road map for cutting emissions of greenhouse gases in various sectors in Norway.
Legislation on the use of coastal and marine areas
Ole Kristian Fauchald at the Fridtjof Nansen Institute (FNI) has written a report on legislation on the use and management of coastal and ocean areas. Ther report was comissioned by the 2050 Climate Change Committee.
Production potential in agriculture and national food self-sufficiency
NIBIO and Ruralis have investigated several questions related to the production of food in agriculture and self-sufficiency in Norway in the long term. The report was commissioned by the 2050 Climate Change Committee.
The ocean as a carbon store
NIBIO, NIVA and Multiconsult have written a report on the ocean as a carbon store. The report addresses the potential for increased carbon storage, current measures and relevant stakeholders.
The report is intended as a supplement to the Norwegian Environment Agency’s two reports on carbon storage in the sea and on what disturbs the carbon stocks in the sea. You can read these here:
Legislation in support or as an obstacle to reaching a low-emission society
As commissioned by the 2050 Climate Change Committee, Holth and Winge have assessed how existing legislation facilitates and/or hinders Norway’s transition to a low-emission society.
The work is delivered in four reports which can be read by following the links below:
Report from the Climate Committee Young
In order to ensure that the 2050 Climate Change Committee received input from children and young people in its work, the Committee comissioned the National Council for Norwegian Children and Youth Organizations (LNU) to prepare a written report on views and recommendations from children and youth organizations to the 2050 Climate Change Committee. The work was intended gather input from children and young people who are involved in voluntary organisations, and be based on the 2050 Climate Change Committee’s interim report.
Climate and work with emission reductions in the award letters to state directorates
The Climate Committee 2050 asked the Fridtjof Nansen Institute (FNI) to assess whether, and possibly how, climate and work on emission reductions are included in the management of the state directorates.
Greenhouse gas emissions distributed by population segment
On behalf of the 2050 Climate Change Committee, Menon Economics has compiled an overview of existing data and information on how greenhouse gas emissions are distributed among different segments of the Norwegian population.
Norwegian emissions in other countries
On behalf of the 2050 Climate Change Committee, Menon Economics has compiled an overview of emissions in other countries that can be linked to Norwegian activity; primarily emissions in other countries from goods and products Norway exports, and emissions linked to the production of goods and products Norway imports and consumes.
Compilation of scenarios for power production and demand
Commissioned by the 2050 Climate Change Committee, Thema Consulting Group has created an overview of various scenarios for the development of power production and demand in Norway and the Nordics until 2050. A total of 17 scenarios have been considered, from nine different reports and six different analytical environments.