Presentation of User cases

NorthWind invites industry its partners to this webinar where it will present its User cases. All industry partners are invited to participate in the user cases. For industry partners contributing with in-kind, this is a great opportunity to be involved in NorthWind while developing your company’s knowledge and expertise in offshore wind. Programme Presentation of […]

Harmonised life cycle assessment for wind energy

IEA Wind TCP logo, overlayed on wind turbines

FME NorthWind was represented at this International Energy Agency meeting. The goal of this topical expert meeting is to bring together international experts on the environmental profile of wind energy to initiate a discussion on the key considerations for a guiding framework on life cycle assessment of wind energy. The discussion centered around the topic […]

7th Conference on Wind energy and Wildlife impacts

Stork in a field, with wind turbines in the background.

The 7th conference on Wind energy and Wildlife impacts is an internationally recognised event to share and engage in the latest science about the risk of wind energy to wildlife – and how to mitigate this risk. The conference took place in Šibenik, Croatia. When: 18-22 September 2023Venue: Amadria Park, Convention Centre Šibenik NorthWind at […]

Webinar: Floating offshore wind permitting – Norway-Portugal – Sharing experiences

The University of Oslo, Department of Energy and Resources Law, and the Catholic University of Portugal, in collaboration with the NorthWind Research Centre, organised this webinar on floating offshore wind permitting: comparative approach between Norway and Portugal.   When: 7 Sept 2023, 10:30-12:00Venue: Online Participants Introductory remarks Mrs. Karina Asbjørnsen, Royal Norwegian Embassy in Lisbon, […]

Co-use and Co-existence with offshore wind: Dialogue Workshop

Small boat with offshore wind turbines in the background.

The Norwegian government has stressed that successful offshore wind projects must have detailed plans for “the work relating to co-use and co-existence with fisheries and maritime traffic”. SINTEF invited an extended peer community of wind developers, fishing organisations and interest groups for a collaborative workshop on this topic. The workshop setup is novel: Participants were […]

Workshop: Early warning prevention in transmission system

transmission lines

The Nordic Transmission System Operators (TSOs) want to develop a common information system for stability monitoring and control applications in the Nordic power transmission grid to be able to operate the grid in secure state for the near future with more renewable energy production as wind and solar. These monitoring methods could generate early warnings […]

Webinar: Norway and IEA Wind

Flag of Norway overlayed next to picture of wind turbines

This webinar gave an overview of Norway’s involvement in IEA Wind. The event touched on research tasks with Norwegian participants. Information about the organisation and research tasks can be found on the IEA Wind website. When: 29 August 2023, 13-16Venue: Online Programme 13:00-13:30 IEA Wind and Norway’s involvement News from IEA Wind TCP – Ann […]

NorthWind at Arendalsuka 2023

Arendalsuka 2023

NorthWind will participate in several panel debates and discussions centred around offshore wind and related technologies, at Arendalsuka this year.

NeWindEERA Workshop

EERA logo overlayed over wind turbines in a port.

NorthWind research partner SINTEF and associate partner DTU co-lead a work package of the NeWindEERA project, and invite you to the project’s first workshop to discuss the work package’s work. Work package 1 is responsible to write the first chapter of the report which will be the project’s deliverable. It aims at extracting relevant milestones […]