Sunday, September 22, 2019

Business / DT 8 / 2007

New bag of sweets for Swedish private companies

Sida and the Foreign Ministry are in a frenzy of activity aimed at repairing the troubled relationship between Sida and the Swedish private sector. Swedish industry is happy about all the attention. But the real fall-out in terms of contracts remains to be seen.

Norway returns as financier of hydro in global warming era

The Norwegian revised budget allows for state guarantees for carbon quota purchases from CDM climate projects. Development Minister Solheim signals that these will give a new boost to hydropower financing. 

SN Power’s India project receives CDM approval

The partially aid-financed Norwegian hydropower investment firm SN Power is building up is CDM portfolio.