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NorRen Summer School 2022

The 2022 Norwegian Research School in Renewable Energy (NorRen) took place at Holmen Fjordhotell in Asker from 13-17 of June. The summer school was organized by UiO:Energy and the research center MoZEES in collaboration with the with NTNU and NTRANS. The program was designed to be both interdisciplinary and interactive, with a mixture of expert talks, lectures and group work focusing on various aspects of sustainable transport.


NorRen Summer School 2017


The NorRern summer school was held in Oslo, Norway from 7th -12th august. The course offered insights into ways of analyzing the ongoing transformation of the energy system with a particular focus on the future of the energy grid and how to balance the increasing intermittency.

NorRen Summer School 2016

Roterende bilde 1: Mehuken wind farm

The 2016 NorRen Summer School was held in Sogndal, Norway from the 8th–13th of August. The participants and lecturers came from a wide range of disciplines and nationalities to explore Norway’s renewable energy landscape, which was illustrated beautifully by the high mountains and deep fjords of Sogn and Fjordane County.

NorRen Summer School 2015

Site visit to coal mine Gut Geisendorf

The University of Oslo (UiO), in cooperation with the Environmental Policy Research Center (FFU) at the Freie Universität Berlin, organized the NorRen Summer School in 2015. The event was co-financed by the Helmholtz Allianz EnergyTrans project and the Norwegisch-Deutsche Willy-Brandt-Stiftung.