An industrial crossroads

27 May, 2015 11:50

 

– This is one of the biggest positive industrial initiatives from a Norwegian government in a long time. This decision is on a par with the introduction of the CO2 compensation scheme implemented by the red-green government in 2012 for the power refining industry.

These are the words of Arve Ulriksen, CEO of Mo Industripark AS, in his editorial in the last issue of Gule Sider.

– This is how I would characterise the government’s proposal to reduce the electricity tax for data centres to NOK 0.45 per kWh, which was presented on Tuesday, 12 May when the Revised National Budget was published, he continues.