ABB and SINTEF test fuel cells for main propulsion potential
ABB and SINTEF Ocean are undertaking groundbreaking research to test the viability of fuel cells as an energy source for main ship propulsion.
New Norwegian pulmonary medicine tool wins innovation award
The team behind a new medical navigation system which makes it easier to take biopsy samples from the lungs recently received an international innovation award during Innovation Expo 2018 in Rotterdam.
From lignin to valuable products
The LIBERATE project, will turn lignin into valuable products for a European circular economy model. The 10M€ project is carried out by an international consortium, received a grant from European Union’s Horizon 2020 programme to deliver a pilot scale electrochemical plant to demonstrate the commercial opportunities of converting low cost lignin feedstock in high value bio-sustainable chemicals.
Apply for Fully EC-Funded Access to Top-Class Research Infrastructures with AQUAEXCEL2020
SINTEF Ocean is part of the AQUAculture infrastructures for EXCELlence in European fish research towards 2020, a Horizon 2020 research infrastructure project, aiming to support the sustainable growth of the aquaculture sector in Europe.
Entrepreneurs aim to end ghostfishing
A small device, developed in Norway, will now be used in the battle against environmentally-unfriendly ghost fishing caused by lost or forgotten fishing gear.
United in the quest for EU funding
SINTEF and NTNU are working closely together in Brussels. The rewards for Norwegian businesses can be great, both in terms of innovation and revenues.
Rarely has a half degree meant so much to humanity
It is rare that a half degree means so much to humanity. An Alliance of Small Island States (39 States) are all worried about the consequences of climate change. For nine of them, the situation is already severe.
Joint workshop on CCS risk and liability sharing
On 18 September 2018, Work Package 3 (WP3) of the ELEGANCY-project held a joint workshop on CCS risk and liability sharing in Brussels, Belgium, together with the Zero Emissions Platform (ZEP) and the ALIGN-CCUS project.
Can nanotechnology help diagnose Alzheimer’s?
Exosomes are natural nanoscopic particles released by most cell types, and are currently the focus of research because they represent a possible tool for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's. These particles are not so easy to isolate, and nanotechnology may help in this process.