Håkan Samuelsson, CEO of the Volvo Car Group, is positive to a Liberal proposal to set up a commission to promote the electrification of the road network but is unimpressed by lawmakers’ fixation on climate goals, which has characterised the political debate in recent years.
“In the United States, Elon Musk (Tesla’s founder) has produced the largest investment in electric cars. It’s not based on climate goals but on business interests,” he says.
In Sweden, the CEO is pinning his hopes on green diesel from the forests, believing the country could be a pioneer in this field.
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