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Lars G. Josefsson: March 2010
CEO, Vattenfall

Lars G. Josefsson: March 2010

Lars G. Josefsson is president and CEO of Vattenfall, Europe's fifth largest generator of electricity and the largest generator of heat with operations in Denmark, Finland, Germany, United Kingdom, Poland, Netherlands and Sweden. He is also a member of the UN Secretary-General's Advisory Group on Energy and Climate Change.

Archive: Lars G. Josefsson: March 2010

We need to talk sensibly about CCS and climate change

My company, Vattenfall, has invested around 300 million dollars in the development of carbon capture and storage. We are arguably the world leader in the development of the technology as it will be used in the power industry.

By Lars G. Josefsson | March 24, 2010; 10:42 AM ET | Comments (6)

Offsets can build momentum for a global effort

Carbon offsets are interesting for three interrelated reasons.

By Lars G. Josefsson | March 19, 2010; 12:00 PM ET | Comments (1)

Some benefits of cap and trade can't be replaced

While there are many policy tools needed to address climate change, there are benefits to cap-and-trade systems that can't be replaced. First and foremost, there is the cap: legislating a limit on emissions is the only way to guarantee the...

By Lars G. Josefsson | March 9, 2010; 07:30 AM ET | Comments (1)

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