Norway produces fuel from the forest

A new multi-million euro facility to produce advanced biofuels from forest feed stock is to be built in Norway. Silva Green Fuel AS will begin building the demonstration plant in Tofte early next year, with ...

Green data centre a ‘game changer’

(EUROPE) The world's largest data centre - powered by 100% renewable energy - is to be built 140 miles from the Arctic Circle. Norwegian-American firm, Kolos, is behind the venture, which could open as ea...

Robot to climb Norwegian fjord

(JAPAN/NORWAY) A Panasonic robot is going to take on a '1,000m fjord vertical climb' in Norway this week. The company's EVOLTA Robot will attempt the feat on 7 July at Lyse Fjord, Norway. It is the latest...

World first for wind energy

(NORWAY/SCOTLAND) The 'world's first offshore floating wind farm' is heading to its permanent home off the north east coast of Scotland. Norwegian energy giant Statoil and its partner Masdar are behind th...

EU backs Scotland-Norway electricity superhighway

(SCOTLAND) The European Union will provide €10 million in support to part fund the development phase of the pioneering NorthConnect project to build an electricity superhighway between Scotland and Norway. ...

Former paper mill perfect for new biofuel plant

|24 August 2016| Norway The site of a former paper mill in Norway could be transformed into a groundbreaking bioethanol plant under new plans announced this week. Smart Fuel, the Norwegian subsidiary o...

Renewable energy interconnector a step closer

Plans for a pioneering renewable energy interconnector between Scotland and Norway have moved a step closer. Aberdeenshire Council has backed proposals for onshore works in the north east of Scotland for the...