What Is Low-Carbon Technology?
“European Commission. Climate Change Key Terms. Low-carbon technology = Technology which results in reduced emissions of carbon dioxide compared with conventional technology.”
Note from author: According to the European Commission, Europe is a world leader in terms of low carbon technologies which help both reducing greenhouse gas emissions AND creating new employment and growth, a strong indicator that speaks for the fact that sustainable economic development IS possible. According to VTT´s (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd) Low Carbon Finland 2050 strategy, Finland aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions with 80 % by 2050 reflecting the European Union´s policies.
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