EU proposal causes controversy over Swedish hydropower
Hydropower, a large part of Sweden’s electricity production, is at risk of being classified as unsustainable under European Commission regulations for approved green investments. Opposition and electricity companies are urging the government to wake up – time is running out.
Financial Markets Minister Per Bolund (MP) has been criticized for his passivity when it comes to regulations that could cause Swedish energy supply problems. Stock photography.
– Waiting is not enough, says Rickard Nordin, acting economic-political spokesman for the Center Party, also for energy policy.