Fossil free energy sources

  • The energy to site is 100 % renewable
  • Its a surplus of energy in the north of Norway
  • So close to the power plant that you don't need fossil fuel back-up
  • Potential to build more renewable energy

Northern Norway

Production of renewable energy in Northern Norway:
> 5.000 MW
> 20 TWh

Consumption: Approx. 12 TWh

Norway 

  • Norway has a power production of close to 98 % from hydropower and wind power
    • Thermal power consist of the last two percentages
  • Norway is the world’s 6th largest hydropower producer and the largest hydropower producer in Europe
    • Highest share of electricity made from renewable energy in Europe after Iceland
  • Large investments within wind power and hydropower will increase the share of renewable energy even further