Power masts overlayed with an EU flag.
Power masts overlayed with an EU flag.
Power masts overlayed with an EU flag.

The energy crisis in Europe: Energy production and use in Norway

The Norwegian Centre for Energy Transition Strategies NTRANS and the Norwegian Research Centre on Wind Energy NorthWind, in collaboration with a series of other research centres, organised this free workshop about the European energy crisis.

When: 13 May 2022, 10:00-14:00

Venue: Online, or in person: Grand Hotel, Karl Johans Gate 27, Oslo


  • 10:00-10:10 Welcome
  • 10:10-11:30 Energy use (presentations with Q&A)
    • Energy projections 2050 – Kari Espegren, FME NTRANS
    • Ane Torvanger Brunvoll, NVE
    • Industrial energy needs – Alexander Strøm Arnesen, Elkem
    • Energy use in industry – Petter E. Røkke, FME HighEFF
    • Energy use in buildings, energy efficiency and flexible consumers – Karen Byskov Lindberg, FME ZEN
  • 11:30-12:00 Panel and open discussion
  • 12:00-12:30 Lunch
  • 12:30-13:30 Energy production (presentations with Q&A)
    • Gas/hydrogen/CCS – Simen Moxnes, Equinor
    • Solar power – Erik Marstein, FME SuSolTech
    • Hydro power – Kaspar Vereide, Sira-Kvina
    • Offshore wind – Eirill Bachmann Mehammer, FME NorthWind
    • Energy systems – Magnus Korpås, NTNU
  • 13:30-14:00 Panel and open discussion