Latest Scandinavian Energy News

Oslo Innovation Week will be on an online platform this year

Oslo Innovation Week is Norway’s largest gathering of innovative minds, where we showcase, share, and discuss sustainable solutions and business development. This year we invite you to explore these issues from the comfort of your own home. Oslo Innovation Week 2020 is happening from 21-25 September 2020. For more information on the program and registration,…

Norwegian Powerzeek opens office in Singapore

The Nordic Innovation House Singapore introduced their member who just recently established their office in Singapore, on 18 September 2020. Powerzeek is a platform company providing an independent online marketplace for cleaner maritime fuels. Through the Powerzeek Energy Platform, shipping companies can source cleaner fuel with the required quality and at the best price. Likewise,…

European Union in Indonesia invites to a webinar on Green Growth Corporation

The European Union in Indonesia invites to join the EU Ambassador Vincent Piket in a public discussion on the importance of building capacity for #GreenGrowth in EU-Indonesia relations, on 17 September 2020 at at 3:30 pm Jakarta time. Register to join the discussion on Zoom Or watch the YouTube live stream here

Denmark assists Myanmar SME businesses with Responsible Business Fund (RFB)

The Danish embassy in Myanmar has been active in assisting SME businesses in Myanmar. The latest project announced on 14 September 2020, is providing solar panels to limited access areas. The statement said: Solar panels are becoming a more common sight across Myanmar. They are used as an environmentally friendly solution to bridge electrification gaps…

Ambassador Løchen on the importance of Vietnam-Norway relations on developing wind energy

Norwegian Energy Partners, in collaboration with Innovation Norway, held a webinar on the development of an offshore wind industry in Vietnam on 25 August 2020. The event was attended by representatives from the World Bank, VietsovPetro of Vietnam and around 70 Norwegian companies operating in the industry and its supply chains, who want to learn…

Denmark supports Vietnam to develop energy efficiency plan

Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has issued guidelines for the planning of efficient energy use from 2020 to 2025 at the city and provincial level. The guidelines, compiled with support from the Danish Energy Partnership Programme (DEPP), aim to help Vietnam’s 63 cities and provinces record energy use and develop local action plans…

Elkem has selected Herøya Industrial Park to for a large scale battery graphite plant in 2021

Norwegian polysilicon manufacturer Elkem has selected Herøya Industrial Park as the site for a potential large-scale plant for battery graphite production in Norway. Elkem,which is part of the China National Bluestar Group, chemicals business held by the state-owned China National Chemical Corporation. Elkem is currently constructing a pilot plant for battery graphite in Kristiansand, Norway.…

Innovation Norway Asia invites to webinar on Vietnamese Off Shore Wind Market

Innovation Norway Asia invites wind energy businesses to join their webminar: Opportunities in the Vietnamese Offshore Wind Market. The event is happening on 25 August 2020, at 09:00-10:30am.The invitation said: Join us to learn more about the emerging Vietnamese offshore wind market. Norwegian Energy Partners is collaborating with Innovation Norway to bring you the latest…

Singapore Norway Chamber of Commerce joins partnership with Norwegian Smart Energy Network

The Singapore- Norway Chamber of Commerce (SNCC) based in Oslo announced their latest partnership with Smart Energy Network (SEN) on 18 August 2020.The statement said: “It is our pleasure to announce that SNCC has teamed up with Smart Energy Network (SEN).” “Smart Energy Network (SEN) is a membership organization based in Norway. The network consists…

Sweden leads in the way of sustainable living

The UN published a Sustainable Development Report, base on performance of all member countries on 17 August 2020. Scandinavian countries are leading position in working towards sustainable future. Sweden led every country and achieved the first rank in leading the way towards a more sustainable future. According to the SDG Index, which follows up on…