Commercial exploitation of ice and water
In 2017, the Government of Greenland published a new strategy for the export of ice and water from Greenland’s large fresh water resources, where the large inland ice sheet alone represents approximately 10% of the world’s total freshwater resource.
Two of the strategy’s key recommendations are, among other things, a revamped tax model and to designate outlets that are obvious both in relation to extraction and infrastructure. The work to identify obvious places has already begun.
Licensing round (tender procedure) January-August 2019