NECL II —project has produced a study on how the future sulphur directive on the Baltic Sea will affect the Mid Nordic region for Sweden, Finland and Norway. The study is based on known facts but also on analyses and estimates from academy, industry and authorities. The report covers three perspectives, Maritime, Industry and Logistics. The consequences, threats, and opportunities are elaborated with the time scenarios 2020 and 2030, but starting in the current situation 2012 and what most likely will happen in 2015.
Originally the plan was to produce only a feasibility study on renewable bio-fuels in cargo ships, but the issue was larger than planned. Therefor the study has been expanded.
Read the report (in English) (act.4.3.)
- Summaries in English, Swedish and Finnish.
The press release (24.1.2013)
Project Manager Per-Åke Hultstedt