Norway carbon emissions and environmental impact

Norway air pollution

Norway as an air pollution mortality rate of 8.6 per 100,000 population. The mean annual exposure of PM2.5 in Norway is 7.0 mg/m³, endangering 2.0% of its population according to the World Health Organisation guidelines.

Norway energy

The energy intensity level of primary energy in Norway is 3.75 MJ/$2011 PPP GDP. 100.0% of Norway population has access to clean fuels and technologies for cooking, and the renewable energy consumption represent 57.8% of the country's total energy consumption.

Electricity production breakdown:

  • Oil, gas and coal sources: 1.93%
  • Renewable sources, excluding hydroelectric: 1.88%
  • Renewable electricity output: 97.71%

Norway territory

The territory of Norway has a surface area of 625217 km², 365123 of which being land area. Forests represents 33.2% of the land with 121140 km². Around 0.8% of territorial waters are protected marine areas.

Norway adjusted savings

It is estimated that the adjusted net savings of Norway are around $82,428,384,979 which represent 18.2% of the gross national income.

  • Carbon dioxide damages: $1,404,380,581 (0.31)%
  • Mineral depletion: $5,402,901 (0.00)%
  • Particulate emission damage: $118,651,148 (0.03)%
  • Energy depletion: $26,515,065,767 (5.86)%
  • Education expenditure: $30,137,254,044 (6.66)%

Norway rents

The total resources rents of Norway represent 7.97973% of its gross domestic product.

  • Oil rents: 5.24048% of GDP
  • Natural gas rents: 2.68645% of GDP
  • Mineral rents: 0.00693% of GDP
  • Forest rents: 0.04506% of GDP

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Bergen Flesland BGO Bergen
Oslo Lufthavn OSL Oslo

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