On January 24, the Swedish innovation company SaltX Technology and Ningbo Shenggu Energy Conservation (NSECT) held a factory inauguration ceremony in Yuyao, Zhejiang Province. Consul General of Sweden in Shanghai Ms. Lisette Lindahl and Vice Mayor of Yuyao Mr. HAN Baishun attended the ceremony.
As part of its China 20-year anniversary campaign "Celebrate the Better Everyday", IKEA held a workshop on sustainability in Shanghai on January 16. Consul General of Sweden in Shanghai Ms. Lisette Lindahl gave a keynote speech at the event.
Sweden’s new Climate Act enters into force on the 1 January 2018. For the first time, Sweden will have an act stating that each government has an obligation to pursue a climate policy based on the climate goals adopted by the Riksdag.