The demand for energy storage in Germany is on the rise

Germany has a high number of installed renewables and a supportive policy structure that is driving the energy storage market. The market offers opportunities for players across the energy storage value chain as Germany needs reliable and efficient technologies to transform the energy system. Based on the Paris climate agreement from October 2016, Germany has… Read More

Pitch Battle: start-up opportunities in France!

Do you have a promising start-up and an appetite for the French market? The French-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce (CCFN), along with its partners Innovation Norway and The Royal Norwegian Embassy in France, invite you to join the pitch battle at the French-Norwegian Sustainable Blue Growth Forum. What: Pitch battle @ French-Norwegian Sustainable Blue Growth ForumWhen:… Read More

Opportunities in Korean offshore wind

Global Wind Day is a worldwide event that occurs annually in June. It is organized by EWEA (European Wind Energy Association) and GWEC (Global Wind Energy Council) as a special day when wind energy is celebrated and information is exchanged among players. In association with EWEA and GWEC, Korea Wind Energy Industry Association (KWEIA), Electric… Read More

Welcome to the world of future transportation in Lyon, EVS32!

This year’s Electric Vehicle Symposium and Exhibition is hosted in the capital of French electromobility Lyon. The key word for the event is sustainable mobility and EVS welcomes leading actors within electric mobility and green transport from over 50 countries to come together to share their experiences and do business. What: EVS32 – the leading… Read More

Energy Match 2019 in Vaasa

Are you looking for new subcontractors or partners in the energy sector? Come to the Energy Match 2019 at Vaasa EnergyWeek on 21 March! The annual Vaasa EnergyWeek focuses on renewable energy, smart energy and gas energy, and the topics of the week are digitalization, circular economy, future smart cities, batteries & storage, business &… Read More

Brazil – What’s up in oil and gas?

Since 2017 Brazil has implemented several changes to unlock and scale up the investment in upstream. The end of mandatory operatorship of Petrobras in pre-salt has allowed companies such as Equinor and Shell to step up their position in this play. Softer local content rules have increased the attractiveness of bidding rounds, which allows operators… Read More

Renewable energy

Brazil – Opportunities within renewable energy sector

The Brazilian market for renewable energy continues to grow and attract international players. Brazil is, due to its size and abundance of natural resources, a true power house of clean and renewable energy. Innovation Norway Rio has a significant network in the sector and knowledge on how to best enter and succeed in the market.… Read More

What’s on within energy in Finland?

Photo: Andrew Haimerl, Unsplash.com On 18–21 March 2019, EnergyWeek in Vaasa, Finland, offers four days of seminars and exhibitions. Topics of interest include digitalization, batteries and storage, circular economy, future smart cities and energy regulation. Both researchers and companies from Northern Europe will present their latest research and findings to a large audience consisting of… Read More

Recycling waste

Waste management technology in Russia

The Russian market is interesting for Norwegian businesses in the areas of water and waste treatment (Photo: Thinkstock) In December 2017, the Russian government passed amendments to the law on waste from production and consumption. The market is large, the lack of appropriate technology in the country is apparent, and changes in the law make… Read More

Japanese-Norwegian partnership in developing a carbon neutral hydrogen value chain

Norway can provide clean hydrogen, from renewable energy or from natural gas with CCS, to the Japanese energy market in transition. Japan and Norway are both globally prominent energy nations and are investing considerably in R&D as well as in commercialization of technology. While Norway is gifted with rich natural resources and is a net… Read More