Watching The Finnish… 1/2010-4/2010 (January 4 – January 31)

Finnish climate change news

Finnish Meteorological Institute: ACCLIM project: Winters getting warmer clearly faster than summers

Finnish Meteorological Institute: “Winter 2009/2010 has been colder than average, but not exceptionally cold” (in Finnish)

Helsingin Sanomat: Cold winter brings early opening of ice roads

Yle: Military Blocking Construction of Wind Power

Yle: “Finland needs unbiased information about nuclear power, says Gordon Edwards” (in Finnish)

Helsingin Sanomat: Helsinki does not warm to Fortum’s idea of nuclear district heat

Yle: Finland Using Less Wood as Fuel than Planned

Helsingin Sanomat: Carbon dioxide emissions from electricity and heat production rise in spite of lower consumption

Statistics Finland: Consumption of hard coal increased by 18 per cent in 2009

Statistics Finland: Energy use in manufacturing diminished by 7 per cent in 2008

Anna Kuparinen et al: Northern forests do not benefit from lengthening growing