Climate Change Strategy Iceland 2007

Name of policy Climate Change Strategy
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Iceland
Region


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Climate strategy
    • Political & non-binding climate strategy
    Sector name
    • General
      Policy description Climate legislation since 2007 "An Act on reduction of net emissions of greenhouse gases was passed by the Icelandic legislature, Althing, in March 2007.
      Policy type
      • Changing activity
      • Energy efficiency
      • Renewables
      • Nuclear or CCS or fuel switch4
      Policy stringency
      Implementation state Implemented
      Date of decision 2007
      Start date of implementation 2007
      End date of implementation
      High impact No
      Impact indicator


      Source or references http://www.eea.europa.eu/soer/countries/is/climate-change-mitigation-national-responses-iceland; 2. http://eng.umhverfisraduneyti.is/media/PDF_skrar/Stefnumorkun_i_loftslagsmalum_enlokagerd.pdf
      Supports policies
      Is supported by policies
      Comments (background and assessment)
      Status Final

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