Pest control with bait and pesticides can be replaced with full perimeter protection, preventing the spread of environmentally hazardous substances.
Saga Robotics has created Thorvald, a platform for autonomous modular robots. Thorvald can be configured to perform tasks in most agricultural environments, making farms more efficient.
Hy5 has developed the world’s first hydraulic actuated hand prosthesis. The prosthesis is produced using 3D printing and is designed to give users full mobility and a better quality of life.
Ocean Visuals’ unique OWL™ LiDAR sensor system gathers data from the air, from the water surface, and from below the surface using photonics sensors to provide real-time detection and classification of oil and organics in the sea.
Soil Steam has created the world’s first device for killing weeds with steam. It lets farmers improve harvests and storage time using less pesticide and fertiliser.
Dignio enables healthcare providers to monitor a larger number of chronically ill patients safely and efficiently. It gives patients greater independence and better quality of life.
N2 Applied has created a closed-cycle, on-farm system for producing nitrogen fertiliser. It lets farmers produce high-quality fertiliser using locally sourced manure and renewable energy.
Nofence grazing technology is a GPS-based virtual fencing system. It uses audio warnings and a potential electrical stimulus to keep livestock in a designated pasture.
Exilva, a new type of product called cellulose fibrils (also known as nanocellulose), is a powerful additive created using cellulose from Scandinavian forests. It improves rheology, stability and structure in product formulations and is an all-natural, sustainable substitute for oil-based additives.
Lillehammer in Central Norway is an ideal holiday destination for outdoor adventures. The town has some of the country’s most spectacular scenery right on its doorstep, and Rondane, Jotunheimen and Langsua national parks are all within easy reach. It is one of Norway’s certified sustainable tourist destinations.
Shoreline’s intelligent systems for offshore wind provide state-of-the-art simulations, resulting in optimised construction and operation of wind farms.
Power producers’ revenues are directly affected by the distribution of limited energy resources over seasons and years. Powel Smart Energy solutions provide invaluable decision support in planning this distribution.
BioCHOS develops fungicides based on by-products from the shellfish industry. Once on the market, they can replace some of the current toxic fungicides.
Longyearbyen is Norway’s – and the world’s – northernmost sustainable tourist destination, where the High Arctic wilderness begins in the town centre and virtually never ends. The small, colourful town is the administrative centre of Svalbard and home to around 2 100 people from 50 countries living in unity in tough climatic conditions.
Stingray’s advanced solution removes and controls sea lice in fish farming pens around the clock, while minimising impact on the environment and fish.
EnergyNest is working to make large-scale thermal energy storage globally viable. Its thermal battery enables power producers and energy-intensive industries to utilise excess heat in a flexible manner.
Norwegian Technology’s solutions for wastewater treatment originated in the petroleum industry. They promote sustainable management of water resources.
Hywind has been hailed as nothing less than a revolution in the renewable energy sector. The floating wind farm concept opens up for offshore wind in previously inaccessible deep waters. Expectations are high for the world’s first commercial floating wind farm, which opened in offshore Scotland in October 2017.
New technology enables shuttle tankers to capture VOC emissions and use them as fuel. Teekay will put the tankers into operation in 2020.
The Hias Process is a novel solution for environment-friendly treatment of wastewater. It is cost-effective and carbon-friendly – and fuels the circular economy with recycled phosphorus.
Yet to be commercially implemented, a new method for catching fish with trawl could reduce seabed damage and bycatch. It could even increase catch volume and reduce fuel consumption.
The Lindesnes region in Southern Norway is home to the town of Mandal, with its white wooden houses, beautiful archipelago and teeming summer life, as well as to the southernmost mainland lighthouse, Lindesnes Lighthouse. The region also offers excellent fishing and varied nature. It is one of Norway’s certified sustainable destinations.
Arundo’s Enterprise platform provides asset-heavy businesses with access to critical edge-data streaming from a broad range of assets. Leveraging this data, the platform deploys complex machine learning models in minutes.
Setesdal is a valley in Southern Norway filled with scenic villages rich in culture and folklore. It is one of Norway’s certified sustainable tourist destinations.
The recently established company TotalCtrl has developed a unique technology for the grocery industry to reduce food waste at the retail and consumer levels.
The recently established company Aquasolis Global has developed a highly efficient, easily deployable reverse osmosis system for water purification and desalination.
About one third of all food produced in the world today is either lost or wasted. Foodlist uses technology to ensure that surplus food ends in the hands of people, not in the rubbish bin.
Bike sharing has become an essential element in easing pressure on crowded public transport. Urban Sharing has created a simple and sustainable system.
Empower is creating a global plastic recycling ecosystem driven by blockchain technology. Yet to be commercially implemented, the system could incentivise clean-up of plastic everywhere.
The Lyngenfjord region in Northern Norway is known for ski touring, Northern Lights and hiking in the Midnight Sun, as well as for its meeting of the Sami, Kven and Norwegian cultures. It is one of Norway’s certified sustainable tourist destinations.
Half the global population lives in coastal areas. Ocean Sun’s floating solar power solution can generate clean energy close to where it will be consumed.
Electric cars are more popular than ever, but providing adequate charging is a challenge. ZapCharger Pro can charge up to 100 cars on a single circuit per day.
The Norwegian fertiliser company Yara is building an autonomous container ship. The zero-emissions vessel could set the standard for future short sea shipping.
Moving public transport from roads to rivers can benefit crowded cities worldwide. With the zero-emission Urban Water Shuttle™, it can soon become a reality.
Shipbuilders are following wind farms out to sea. Ulstein now delivers pioneering vessels to some of Europe’s most exciting offshore wind projects.
A scenic commuter route in North Norway now features a car and passenger ferry running on electric power and biodiesel. Carbon emissions are down 60 per cent.
An efficient propulsion system is essential for fuel efficiency at sea. Servogear’s controllable pitch propellers lower rpm and reduce emissions.
Large cruise ships produce waste at the same rate as small towns. But new technology from Scanship helps ships to manage their waste – and even turn it into biofuel.
The explosion in online shopping and number of parcels to be delivered calls for emission-free delivery vehicles. Fully electric Paxster is tailor-made for precisely this purpose.
Solar panels on private homes are more popular than ever. Otovo helps homeowners to find the optimal solution for the exact shape of their home, and handles the entire installation process from start to finish.
Fish is a vital source of protein for the global population. Nordic Aquafarms’ land-based fish farms produce high-quality fish with minimal environmental footprint.
The wind industry needs digital tools to optimise wind farm management. KONGSBERG EmPower applications enabled by the Kognifai digital platform ecosystem provide the full picture.
Some 1.1 billion people worldwide lack access to electricity. Eltek’s rural electrification solution provides off-grid communities with the electricity they need.
Cargo ships use more communications systems than ever before. Dualog ensures they stay connected to internet, emails and anything else – at all times.
Some 1.1 billion people worldwide lack access to electricity. SunBell solar lamps from BRIGHT Products provide off-grid communities with lighting and mobile phone charging.
Roughly 130 ferry routes operate year-round in the rugged fjords of Western Norway. The world’s first electric car and passenger ferry, Ampere, went into commercial operation here in 2015.