CLIMATE

Sweden "first in world" for consumption emission goals

4:11 min
  • Miljömålsberedningen, a parliamentary committee that develops climate goal strategies has presented an interim report forming a new emissions goal focusing on consumption.

  • All eight parliamentary parties are backing the proposal.

  • Amanda Palmstierna, a Green Party MP who was on the committee, says it is a world first: "no other country has done this before."