LCA.no’s online tools enable organisations to assess, document and improve the environmental impact of their products and services.
Fjord Hybrid reduces fuel consumption in fish farms by up to 60 per cent. The solution automates power supply and optimises use of generators, batteries, electrical drives and control systems.
NorSea Digital’s E2E platform brings order to complex supply chains through increased visibility and collaboration.
KONGSBERG’s Dynamic Digital Twin is an integrated digital solutions tool for oil and gas facilities but is easily adapted to other industries. It is used to perform safer operations and provides risk reduction through scenario testing before implementation.
CreateView’s solution combines camera sensors with AI to automate sea lice counting, monitor fish welfare in real time and reduce the environmental impact of fish farms.
The recently established company Aquasolis Global has developed a highly efficient, easily deployable reverse osmosis system for water purification and desalination.
Dato helps to reduce food waste with an app that displays expiring products in grocery stores. Dato is currently under development and is yet to be commercially tested.
Tinymesh provides a wireless solution for intelligent data capture and device control for smart meters, smart streetlighting and other smart city applications, as well as for the Industrial Internet of Things.
The world's most advanced paper sorting line is under construction at Norsk Gjenvinning’s main plant in Oslo. It can make waste paper an attractive raw material.
GE Healthcare manufactures contrast agents for use in radiological imaging to identify injuries and diseases. Globally, approximately three patients every second are imaged using a contrast media or molecular imaging agent provided or produced by GE Healthcare.¹
Adigo’s autonomous weeding robot for precision farming, Asterix, aims herbicide droplets directly at weeds without hitting the crop or soil.
After a decade of research, Norwegian biotech Marealis has developed a sustainable natural health product to prevent and treat elevated blood pressure, derived from previously discarded prawn shells.
With the rapid electrification of the transport sector and growing need for energy storage systems, the demand for batteries is surging. Elkem is developing a graphite-silicon composite to increase energy storage capacity in batteries.
Fish processing equipment from Melbu Systems ensures that all parts of a fish are utilised to supply alternative markets and convert by-products to fertiliser.
Aventa Solar provides complete solar energy solutions for private households and companies, including solar collectors, energy control systems and heat storage products.
The GreenCap Environmental Control System provides energy-efficient climate control for industrial greenhouses where natural conditions are challenging for production efficiency.
Fishency Innovation has developed the SmartFunnel for digital sea lice counting and monitoring to improve lice prevention and safeguard fish health and the environment.
Splitkon provides cross-laminated timber building elements for constructing homes, warehouses, schools, nurseries and, in future, skyscrapers.
EuroVanillin Supreme is a naturally derived bio-based vanillin made using Norway spruce – a natural and sustainable raw material. It has a smooth aromatic profile and is a sustainable substitute for oil-based vanillin.
Roofbarrier by Safedesign eliminates the need for scaffolding during rooftop installation, making investments in solar panels more affordable.
Westcon’s hybrid battery installations enable diesel engines to function up to 20 per cent more efficiently, thereby reducing operating costs and greenhouse gas emissions.
Cambi delivers innovative solutions that enable utilities to manage sewage sludge from wastewater treatment plants and waste processing plants.
Heimdall Power has developed IoT sensors and software for power lines to improve management of the electrical grid and meet the rapidly changing demands of power distribution.
The PSW hybrid battery system enables maritime diesel generators to function up to 80 per cent more efficiently, thereby reducing operating costs and greenhouse gas emissions.
STABLE has designed a stabilised platform for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, used for servicing and inspecting offshore wind farms and other offshore installations.
TAG Sensors monitor the condition of temperature-sensitive products throughout storage and delivery, thus reducing food waste and foodborne illness.
Joma has created a non-toxic surface treatment for concrete buildings. It is based on nanoparticles which break down toxic gases in polluted areas.
The VS1 sensor system by Disruptive Engineering enables cities to resolve safety, congestion and emissions issues.
LNT Marine has developed a simplified, flexible and efficient cargo containment system for LNG, enabling more shipyards to build carriers at reasonable cost.
Rolls-Royce offers hybrid power solutions for marine applications, stationary power supply and combined heat and power applications, combining its Bergen gas engines with renewable energy sources or batteries to reduce carbon emissions.
EasyCrossing is a software and automation platform which supports and connects passengers, vehicles and crew on board ferries. The platform makes loading, transport and unloading more efficient – and ultimately full automated.
WAI Environmental Solutions treats wastewater and organic waste using pyrolysis. The company’s belt drying solution and pyrolysis plant reduce the negative impact of untreated waste streams while feeding the circular economy.
Moelven Limtre manufactures, designs and constructs tall buildings with glulam, an eco-friendly, load-bearing and flexible material that rivals the strength of steel.
The SmartSave solution can save up to 70 per cent of the energy used by industrial rotating equipment such as pumps, fans and blowers, according to Opt-E’s own studies.
Pixii develops innovative power conversion systems for battery-based energy storage. The systems are designed to enable smart power flexibility that contributes to clean, cost-effective and reliable electricity for all.
Nel Hydrogen’s H2Station refuelling solution dispenses hydrogen at the same capacity as a conventional petrol station, facilitating the transition to a zero-emission transport sector.
Biowater Technology has developed a unique biological wastewater treatment process for municipal and industrial applications, integrating high-rate anaerobic and aerobic treatment.
Putting all charts, weather data, tidal information and nautical publications in one place, NAVTOR’s NavStation allows navigators to plan a route more efficiently and reduce fuel consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.
Smart Plants’ solutions use the Internet of Things (IoT) to cut energy consumption in industrial and commercial buildings by up to 40 per cent.
Utilihive manages the growing flow of data for companies providing electricity, helping them to undergo a digital transformation.
Shared autonomous vehicles are a game changer for urban mobility. Applied Autonomy helps cities and transport companies bring autonomous vehicles into their transport systems.
Energinet from Cebyc is an intelligent, self-learning software for energy, waste and environmental management of buildings. Automated monitoring, measurement and control of energy consumption leads to better environmental and financial results over time.
Disruptive Technolgies’ system of smart, connected sensors can be used in any building to reduce energy consumption significantly.
HydrogenPro’s advanced water electrolysis technology doubles the capacity of hydrogen plants and reduces greenhouse gas emissions.
Blueye Robotics delivers drones for complex underwater operations, making shipping, aquaculture and underwater exploration more efficient.
InfoTiles provides a “streaming service” for cities to visualise real-time and historical data for water and other utilities. The service reduces inefficiencies and cuts resource waste.
Sikom Living enables consumers to manage home electricity consumption through an AI platform that connects remote-controlled smart home devices.
Foods of Norway uses wood, seaweed and other renewable bioresources to develop sustainable ingredients for animal feed. The feed has been tested on salmon and pigs.
TRAWL 2.0 will use autonomous drones to make trawl fishing more efficient. Yet to be commercially implemented, the solution could reduce fuel consumption, while increasing the quality of the catch.
During daily operations, producers may have extra capacity or experience sudden events providing opportunities for intraday trading. Powel software helps producers to take advantage of opportunities and address expected or unexpected changes in own production.
Millions of trees are harvested annually for the production of wooden utility poles, contributing significantly to deforestation. EcoPole is a bamboo and composite utility pole with numerous environmental and practical benefits.
Most cities fail to take advantage of their joint resources, be it cars, land or simply information. But Urban Sharing has built a platform to simplify how smart infrastructure is shared.
Power producers generate the majority of their income from the day-ahead market. Powel Smart Energy software integrates and optimises bidding and production planning, ensuring that producers get the most out of renewable sources and an optimal production plan for the coming day.
The Bimsync platform by Catenda facilitates productive data-driven collaboration between all stakeholders in construction projects, while helping to cut costs and improve energy efficiency and transparency.
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.
Pest control with bait and pesticides can be replaced with full perimeter protection, preventing the spread of environmentally hazardous substances.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Bike sharing has become an essential element in easing pressure on crowded public transport. Urban Sharing has created a simple and sustainable system.
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.
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.
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.
Cargo ships use more communications systems than ever before. Dualog ensures they stay connected to internet, emails and anything else – at all times.
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.