Country:Norway
Year:2008
Policy status:In Force
Jurisdiction:National
Date Effective:2008
Policy Type:Information and Education>Information provision, Information and Education>Advice/Aid in Implementation
Policy Target:Framework/ Multi-sectoral Policy
Agency:Pollution Control Authority (SFT)
Description:The national pollution control authority has established an internet-based system for buying carbon offsets for individuals and companies wishing to neutralise their greenhouse gas emissions. The system was commissioned by the Norwegian government in mid 2007 and each credit purchased will represent one tonne of carbon dioxide equivalent.

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