Morgunbladid reports that representatives of the Icelandic government organized a meeting yesterday at UN headquarters in New York to promote the use of geothermal resources.
The Foreign Ministry, the Ministry of the Environment and the Ministry of Industry and Trade were responsible for organizing the meeting. It was ment to have a special appeal to developing nations. The meeting was planned in connection with a UN conference on sustainable development.
Iceland will also participate in a symposium about the use of hydrogen to be held on May 8.
Further details are available in a press release issued by the Foreign Ministry.
An Icelandic version can be found at the ministry’s website: http://utn.stjr.is.