Calling Russia’s growing military capability and its use of force ‘the most significant change in the Norwegian security environment’, the governments wants to give the Norwegian Armed Forces additional NOK 165 billion over the next 20 years.
As Arctic sea ice dwindles, polar bears are spending more time on land. Now a long-term study tracks the dramatic change in behavior over the recent warming in the Beaufort Sea off northern Alaska and northwestern Canada.
A cross-party energy deal has been reached between Sweden’s government and three opposition parties. Sweden will have 100 percent renewable energy by 2040, but there is not yet a deadline for the phase out of nuclear power.