These are the countries best prepared for a green future

  • Europe has 16 counties in the top 20 of the Green Future Index 2022.
  • This ranks 76 economies on their readiness for a low-carbon future.
  • Countries making progress in the middle of the table include Greece and China.

Iceland, Denmark and the Netherlands are the countries most prepared for a low-carbon future, according to a new report.

Other countries making up the top 10 of the Green Future Index 2022 are the United Kingdom, Norway, Finland, France, Germany, Sweden and South Korea.

The index is a ranking of 76 economies published by MIT Technology Review Insights, the custom publishing division of the bimonthly magazine at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

It measures how countries are reducing their carbon emissions, developing clean energy and innovating in green sectors. The research also looks at environmental protection and government climate policies.

Source: World Economic Forum
Author: Victoria Masterson