excerpted from Arctic Melting & Rising
Recorded on September 2015

Norway Drilling in the Arctic

Description 

Hilde Skorpen, Consul General for Norway, discusses how the country has been drilling in the Arctic for around 50 years. "We started drilling in the North Sea, we have gradually moved northwards. We have implemented the strictest environmental standards on petroleum activity of any country in the world," said Skorpen.

Speakers at this Event

Director, Climate and Ecosystem Science Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Executive Director, Pacific Environment

Consul General of the Russian Federation in San Francisco

Consul General for Norway in San Francisco