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Norwegian Scientists Want to Launch Floating Solar Power Plants

Published May 2, 2021 3:27 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Environment

The first floating solar power plants will soon see the light of day offshore. There are many advantages to utilizing solar energy...

Developing Command and Control for Unmanned Vessels

Published Apr 25, 2021 11:38 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Shipping

[By Idun Haugan] Norway is taking the helm to develop technology that will be used to send unmanned vessels to sea on assignmen...

Norwegian Project Aims to Reduce Cost of Ammonia-Powered Fuel Cells

Published Apr 18, 2021 6:29 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Shipping

[By Ida Eir Lauritzen] The maritime industry is looking into the possibility of making shipping emissions-free with the help of...

Norwegian Researchers Target Ocean Plastic With Photo-Matching App

Published Apr 4, 2021 6:35 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Environment

[By Else Britt Ervik] Worldwide, eight million tonnes of plastic end up in the ocean every year, despite greater awareness of r...

Human Medications Detected in the Arctic's Ocean Food Chain

Published Mar 14, 2021 6:43 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Environment

[By Håvard Egge] Researchers from SINTEF, the Norwegian Polar Institute and the University Centre in Svalbard have collec...

Norway Invests in R&D to Propel Offshore Wind Development

Published Jan 24, 2021 6:28 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Government

NTNU and SINTEF will be partners in the newly funded FME NorthWind research center, which will develop competitive offshore wind f...

Rock Climbing Researchers Solve Key Question for Subsea Cable-Laying

Published Jan 17, 2021 8:03 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Offshore

[By Christina Benjaminsen] What does a rock climbing belay device have in common with a subsea cable installation vessel? Th...

Why Norway's CO2 Subsea Storage Project Matters

Published Nov 29, 2020 7:13 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Environment

[By Nils Røkke, SINTEF Executive Vice-President for Sustainability] In order to achieve the targets set out in the...

Can Technology Weaken Seafarers’ Professional Judgment?

Published Nov 22, 2020 10:31 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Shipping

[By Guro Kulset Merakerås] A good sailor has traditionally been a person who makes decisions that ensure that their ship,...

Teaching Robots to Cooperate Underwater

Published Nov 8, 2020 7:41 PM by Gemini News

Posted in: Government

[By Sigmund Bolme] The launch of a new research center for robotics will provide increased knowledge about the sea with th...

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