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H2020 Video Conference: Integrated Approach in the Management and the Operation of the Electricity Transmission and Distribution Networks

Stakeholders Consultation Event and synergies within the European H2020 Projects SOGNO, WISEGRID, PHOENIX, CROSSBOW and DEFENDER. The event will be organized as an Online Video-Conference, will stimulate discussions and will include Demonstrations of the Tools and Solutions developed within the EU Projects.

CINELDI: Annual report 2019

FME CINELDI will provide new visionary smart grid-solutions and test them in laboratory and real-life environments. This will pave the ground for increased distribution from renewable resources, electrification of transport, and more efficient power and energy use both in private homes and in industry. They have now released their annual report for 2019.

Digital Energy: Topics for research and development

What research topics and challenges do you/your research group see under the heading «digital energy» that you think is relevant in the Norwegian context? This question was a part of an invitation from the Norwegian Smartgrid centre to different national R&D communities in Norway. This document is a compilation of the response.

IRENA webinar: Unlocking demand-side flexibility to transform the power system

The webinar will discuss a need to increase flexibility to accommodate variable renewables into the power systems particularly by adjusting the electricity demand over the course of various timeframes. The webinar will draw upon the insights from the IRENA 2019 report “Demand-side flexibility for Power Sector Transformation” and will showcase innovative solutions to harness demand-side flexibility such as power-to-X, EV smart charging, smart appliances as well as industrial demand response.

INVADE Workshop: Battery Storage and Flexibility November 20th 2019

Free workshop on battery storage and flexibility 20th of november 2019 in Barcelona.

About us

The Norwegian Smartgrid Centre

Visiting address:
Sem Sælands vei 11, Trondheim, Norway

Organization number:
913 463 900

Centre Management

Executive Director Jun Elin Wiik
Head of innovation Christina Wolan
Senior research scientist, grid Kjell Sand
Senior research scientist, production Hans Ivar
Student coordinators         Synne Aa. Sandvik
Stian Jørgensen

Board of the Norwegian Smartgrid Centre

Sigurd Kvistad (chair)                 Hafslund Nett 
Mona Askmann Norgesnett
Geir Kulås Skagerak Kraft
Geir Øien IE-faculty NTNU
Torbjørn Olsen Statkraft Energi
Kjetil Storset Powel
Knut Samdal SINTEF Energi AS
Stian Reite ABB
Mona Tunestveit Skår BKK Nett
Sonja M. Berlijn Statnett
Trond Lein Siemens
Trygve Kvernland Tensio AS
Victoria F. Landmark ENFO
Åshild Helland Lyse Elnett
Ingvild Bakken E-CO Energi AS
Frank Eliasen UiO
Kenneth Brandsås NTE
Khanh Tuan Le Forskningsrådet
Bjørnar Fladen NVE
Thomas Berg ENOVA