Agriculture

Norway to Ban Deforestation-Linked Palm Oil Biofuels in Historic Vote

December 12, 2018 vikingarnews 0

  The Norwegian parliament voted this week to make Norway the world’s first country to bar its biofuel industry from importing deforestation-linked palm oil starting in 2020, The Independent reported. Environmentalists celebrated the move as a victory for rainforests, the climate and endangered species such as orangutans […]

Environment

Lapland to finally see snow

November 25, 2018 vikingarnews 0

  Scattered snow snow showers on Saturday and Sunday will blanket Lapland in a few centimetres of snow over the weekend. Light snowfall is also expected in southern parts of the country. Sunday will see […]