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New report: Climate Change in the Norwegian Arctic - Implications for life in the North
NorACIA (Norwegian Arctic Climate Impact Assessment) report "Climate change in the Arctic. Consequences for life in the north", is translated into English.
Icegoing research vessel to be designed in Ålesund
Rolls–Royce Marine AS in Ålesund has accepted the contract to design the new, Norwegian icegoing research vessel. In the Fiscal Budget for 2008, five million NOK are granted to pre-engineering of this vessel to replace existing icegoing vessels, among those FF Lance, which belongs to the Norwegian Polar Institute.