Shipping will become climate neutral.
A CO2 fund can accelerate the development of new technology and alternative forms of energy in the maritime industry.
Active maritime policies work.
Norwegian shipping faces tough international competition. The attractiveness of Norway as a maritime location country depends on framework conditions remaining stable, predictable and internationally competitive.
World energy production is undergoing rapid change.
There is an urgent need for further clarification to realize offshore wind power development – and a new era for Norwegian industry.
International cooperation has never been more important
It is crucial that the Norwegian authorities support the international legal order and multilateral governance systems at a time when globalization is increasingly being challenged by regional advances, national interests and protectionist forces.