Wind turbines could ignite subterranean ticking climate bomb

A new report on CO2 emissions unleashed by activities like installing wind farms in undisturbed nature has fired controversy in Norway. Energy Minister Tina Bru wants life cycle analyses to be incorporated in assessments of future wind power developments.

Wind farm is swamp terrain in particular can lead to larger carbon leakages, says Norwegian Institute for Nature Research Photo: PR / Staktraft

Log in to read our articles

Welcome to EnergyWatch. A part of our content is exclusive and reserved for our users.

Try EnergyWatch for 14 days.

Get a trial subscription here.

Do you want a trial subscription with multiple users for yourself and your colleagues?

Read more about your options and find the contact information to our sales team here.

Related articles

Latest News


See all

See all