General information

The Master Plan for Nature Protection and Energy Utilization is a tool designed to bridge opposing views and interests regarding land use in areas rich in energy resources in Iceland. On these pages you will find information regarding laws and regulations pertaining to the Master Plan, as well as a description of the methodology used and the commissions and committees involved.

In addition to the information provided on this website, more extended and detailed descriptions in English can be found in the following sources. The list is by no means exhaustive: