NORCE works towards finding solutions that benefit the community, and which increase sustainable value creation nationally and globally.
Offshore Wind is one of the fastest-growing renewable energy sources in Europe. NORCE covers important research areas needed to succeed in developing Offshore Wind as a societal accepted, cost-efficient, and environmentally friendly energy source for the future.
NORCE's main office is in Bergen, and the group has a strong presence in Tromsø, Haugesund, Stavanger, Kristiansand, Grimstad and Oslo, Norway.
We deliver research and innovation in energy, health care, climate, the environment, society and technology.
This new EU project, coordinated by NORCE, will contribute important knowledge to the EU strategy on climate action.
For the first time ever, autonomous drilling is demonstrated on a full-scale offshore type drilling rig. The autonomous system decides and executes by itself every action that shall be taken and this without human intervention.
This instrument can be connected to the water supply network in Norwegian municipalities. It has already been in use, as NORCE-researchers have examined drinking water in Rogaland.