Energi21 addresses topics relevant to stationary

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Unformatted text preview: a/News/2008/Pages/hywind_ fullscale.aspx>, May 22, 2008. 33 © Ifri F. Harbo / The European Gas and Oil Market Norwegian green energy policy The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy presented on February 5, 2008 a strategy document Energi21 that is likely to have a decisive impact on Norwegian energy research.37 The objective of the strategy is to provide a secure platform for the growth of sustainable economic activity and supplyside security in the energy sector by promoting and coordinating a commitment to research, development, demonstration and commeration of new technology. Energi21 addresses topics relevant to stationary production of energy, energy transport and energy use. Green energy: wind, sun and water Oil, gas and coal will in the future cover 80-85% of energy demand but it is also expected that wind, water and sun will cover 8-9% (the rest will be nuclear power). Norway has Europe’s best wind conditions. Wind, sun and water are very significant resources for Norway and, thus, Norway could become a green energy supplier for Europe. Norway intends to...
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