Norway adopted the London Protocol opening the way for the exportation of CO2 to other countries for storage in subsea formations at International Conference of the Parties in the London
– Many countries have not even suitable geological formations for CO2 storage. With this step, an important obstacle to the development of CO2 capture and storage will be changed, “said Environment and Development Erik Solheim.
Convention amendments will pave the way for the capture of CO2 from other European countries and it will be saved to include the acid formation in the North Sea. The adopted changes will take effect when the 2 / 3 of the Convention, Parties have ratified it.