Black Carbon from the Oil and Gas Sector

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On September 27-28, 2020, the Arctic Council’s Arctic Contamination Action program (ACAP) Working Group held a webinar on Black Carbon and Methane from the Oil and Gas Sector, arranged in cooperation with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia, the Nordic Environment Finance Corporation (NEFCO) and Carbon Limits. Over two days the webinar brought together about 100 experts representing governments of the Arctic States, Arctic Council bodies and other international organization and initiatives, as well as the scientific community and oil and gas companies with operations in the Arctic. The objective was to share knowledge and perspectives and discuss ways to effectively address black carbon and methane emissions from the oil and gas sector.