Watching The Finnish… May 2011

Finnish climate change news

Finnish Meteorological Institute: “April was even exceptionally warm” (in Finnish)

Aleksi Lehikoinen: Advanced Autumn Migration of Sparrowhawk Has Increased the Predation Risk of Long-Distance Migrants in Finland

Helsingin Sanomat: Ethanol for Finnish cars is mostly made from euro-cereals (May 20)

Jussi Huotari: Carbon dioxide and methane exchange between a boreal pristine lake and the atmosphere (doctoral dissertation, University of Helsinki)

Skaftkärr/Gaia Consulting Oy: Study on Distributed Energy Options in Skaftkärr Testbed (PDF)

VTT (via AlphaGalileo): “Application of carbon capture and storage (CCS) in Finnish conditions

Good News from Finland: Carbon dioxide neutralization provides a patent solution to climate problems (see also WIPO)

VTT: Weather phenomena most harmful to transport in Europe now identified