solutions

Proven low-carbon solutions available for countries to choose from.

nordic
Transport
Cycling in cities
People in Danish cities cycle more than almost anyone else in the world.
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Energy
Combined heat and power production
Finland and Denmark have achieved high shares of combined heat and power production.
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Buildings and households
Residential heat pumps
Sweden provides a noticeable and increasing share of its heat with heat pumps.
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nordic
Energy
Geothermal power
Iceland is a world leader in harnessing geothermal energy.
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nordic
Transport
Electric vehicles
Norway has the highest share of electric vehicles in the world.
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nordic
Energy
Onshore wind power
Denmark has achieved the world’s highest share of wind in electricity production and Sweden a very high growth rate.
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news

Keep up to date with the latest news from our project.

LaRutadelClima: Escalando en soluciones bajas en Carbono
”This article has been published on the La Ruta del Clima website in December 2016.” Oras Tynkkynen de Sitra nos comentan durante la Cumbre de Cambio Climático el trabajo que realizan “Escalando
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Afrimag: Quinze solutions climatiques nordiques pour réduire les émissions mondiales de 4Gt
”This article has been published in the Afrimag magazine in December 2016.” Il y a quinze solu tions nordiques ayant toutes prouvé leur preuve en Norvège, Da nemark et Suède et dont l’implémentat
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Beiting 15 norrænna loftslagslausna á stórum skala gæti dregið úr losun gróðurhúsalofttegunda um 4 gígatonn á heimsvísu
Með því að beita 15 norrænum loftslagslausnum, sem þegar hafa sannað sig, geta ríki um allan heim dregið úr losun gróðurhúsalofttegunda um 4 gígatonn á ári fyrir árið 2030, en það jafngildir losun Evr
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events

Learn more about existing low-carbon solutions, share your experiences and get inspired.

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Mar
2017
High-level event on ...
Friday 03 March 2017 at 08:30 - 10:30
Norway House, Rue Archimède 17, 1000 Brussels, Belgium
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26
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2017
Nordiska klimatlösni...
Thursday 26 January 2017 at 08:00 - 10:00
Kulturhuset, Foajé 3, Sergels Torg 5, Stockholm
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media

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materials

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project

The Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra has teamed up in 2016 with the Nordic Council of Ministers and distinguished institutions from all the Nordic countries to answer a simple question: how far could we go simply by scaling up already proven Nordic low-carbon solutions? The Green to Scale project has combined innovative analysis with active communication.

contact

Do you have a question or a suggestion for us? Or would you like to explore possibilities for co-operation? We look forward to hearing from you.

conversations

RT @sletnes: Look forward to welcoming EU VP @jyrkikatainen to presentation of #GreentoScale report, Friday at @NorwayEU. #GreentoScale #NN
RT @sletnes: Look forward to welcoming EU VP @jyrkikatainen to presentation of #GreentoScale report, Friday at @NorwayEU. #GreentoScale #NN
Look forward to welcoming EU VP @jyrkikatainen to presentation of #GreentoScale report, Friday at @NorwayEU.… https://t.co/pyjw3mb2FJ
RT @SEIforskning: Bioekonomi - maximerad eller missad exportpotential? SEI:s rapport #GreenToScale presenteras. Anmälan: https://t.co/GI0eG
RT @SEIforskning: Bioekonomi - maximerad eller missad exportpotential? SEI:s rapport #GreenToScale presenteras. Anmälan: https://t.co/GI0eG
Bioekonomi - maximerad eller missad exportpotential? SEI:s rapport #GreenToScale presenteras. Anmälan:… https://t.co/nXUZTh890O
RT @DHoybraten: #GreentoScale will be a part of the Nordic Prime Ministers Initiative on Nordic Solutions to Global Challenges @nordenen ht…
RT @Nordic_Climate: The NCM’s Secretary General @DHoybraten opens the Danish launch event for the Nordic #GreentoScale report. https://t.co
RT @DHoybraten: #GreentoScale will be a part of the Nordic Prime Ministers Initiative on Nordic Solutions to Global Challenges @nordenen ht…

partners

Green to Scale has been produced in co-operation with distinguished partner institutions. The first project was concluded with global partners in 2015, and the work has continued with Nordic partners in 2016.

Nordic Partners

The Nordic Green to Scale project involves distinguished institutions from all five Nordic countries, along with the Climate and Air Pollution Group KoL of the Nordic Council of Ministers:

  • Center for International Climate and Environmental Research (CICERO), Norway, who conducted the technical analysis for the report
  • CONCITO, Denmark
  • Sitra, Finland
  • Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI), Sweden
  • University of Iceland Institute for Sustainability Studies, Iceland.