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SINTEF Energy Research

About us

We shape the future's energy solutions. 

SINTEF Energy Research is an applied research institute dedicated to creating innovative energy solutions. We specialise in cutting-edge, research-based knowledge and infrastructure both in Norway and internationally, with the aim of providing our clients with solutions and services that increase value and strengthen their competitive ability. SINTEF Energy Research is a part of the SINTEF group, one of Europe's largest independent research institutes. SINTEF is a non-profit research foundation where no owners can withdraw dividends. Financial profits are invested in scientific equipment and expertise.

  • Facts (January 2024) pdf

Our focus areas contribute towards the transition to and achievement of future, sustainable, energy systems:

  • Smart grids
  • Power transmission
  • Integrated energy systems
  • Offshore wind
  • Energy efficiency
  • Carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • Hydropower
  • Bioenergy
  • Hydrogen
  • Zero-emission transport

In close collaboration with NTNU, SINTEF Energy Research has access to more than 12,000 m2 of laboratories, including SINTEF Energy Lab.

Read more about: Board, management, facts and organisation. 

Departments at SINTEF Energy Research

SINTEF Energy management


SINTEF Energi AS - SINTEF Energy Research  
Telephone: + 47 45 45 60 00*

Visiting address:
Main office: Sem Sælands vei 11, 7034 Trondheim
SINTEF Energy Lab: Anne Martha Kvams veg 35, 7036 Trondheim
Postal address: Postboks 4761 Torgarden, NO-7465 Trondheim

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