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Perspectives on hydropower’s role to balance non-regulated renewable power production in Northern EuropeReport on the CEDREN workshop, Düsseldorf, 15-16 December 2010

Abstract

This report summarizes the discussions during the CEDREN workshop ‘Perspectives on hydropower’s role to balance non-regulated renewable power production in Northern Europe’.
The workshop was hosted by Statkraft Markets GmbH in Düsseldorf, Germany, 15-16 December 2010.

The purpose of the workshop was to discuss opportunities and challenges in the development of new hydropower capacities in Norway, for balancing non-regulated renewable power production in Northern Europe. The workshop provided a meeting and discussion arena for important actors that are and will be involved in the future decision making process in Norway and Germany: power generation and grid companies, authorities and research communities.

The discussions and reference studies presented during the workshop will be used as basis for future scenario work in CEDREN.

Workshop participants:
Statkraft Markets GmbH , EnBW AG, 50Hertz Transmission , Statnett SF, THEMA Consulting Group , Fraunhofer IWES , University of Flensburg , Energy Norway, NTNU, SINTEF Energy Research

Category

Report

Client

  • Research Council of Norway (RCN) / 193818

Language

English

Author(s)

  • Maria Catrinu
  • Jørgen Kjetil Knudsen

Affiliation

  • SINTEF Energy Research / Energisystemer
  • SINTEF Energy Research / Termisk energi

Year

2011

Publisher

SINTEF Energi AS

Issue

TR A7107

ISBN

978-82-594-3486-9

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