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  • Building cod hotels along the coast

    12.09.2014

    Norwegian lore has it that cod tastes best in the months containing the letter “R.” The seafood industry hopes to make it a year-round treat by building cod hotels along the coast of Norway.

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  • Norway’s new startup scene

    05.09.2014

    Two years ago, a former bank building in central Oslo was converted into Norway’s first co-working space for new startups MESH. It’s now one of several hot entrepreneurial scenes in the tech savvy Nordic capital.

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  • Hydropower Storage Solutions

    08.08.2014

    Norwegian researchers are looking to unlock the powerful energy reserves from hydropower storage in two new groundbreaking projects: HydroBalance II and Subhydro. 

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  • An ocean of possibilities

    06.06.2014

    Norway’s Bellona and Leroy Seafood are working on an integrated aquaculture system called Ocean Forest that can simultaneously grow fish and plant species to create bioenergy, sustainable food, and absorb C02.

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  • Fish health breakthroughs

    09.05.2014

    Norway’s seafood industry has nearly eliminated the use of antibiotics on farmed salmon thanks to effective bacterial vaccines. Now the focus has turned to combating viruses through innovative genomics and the groundbreaki...

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  • Record year for norwegian seafood

    02.05.2014

    After two years of decline, 2013 was a record year for Norwegian seafood. Last year Norway exported seafood for a total of NOK 61 billion, which represents a growth of 17 per cent compared to 2012. Last year's seafood expo...

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  • Stavanger Widens Energy Partnership

    25.04.2014

    The Norwegian city of Stavanger started the World Energy Cities Partnership together with co-founder Houston in 1993. Two decades later, the network has expanded to 21 petroleum city members with Stavanger once again at th...

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  • Salmon – slight production increase

    07.03.2014

    The global demand for Atlantic salmon continues to be strong, combined with a limited increase in production. The price may fall back a little, but it is very uncertain to know if this will happen, as economies a...

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  • Saithe: Prices set to rice in 2014

    05.03.2014

    The catch of saithe north of 62°N has set to the total fishing quota at 119 000 tonnes for this year. In Norway they were 100 000 tonnes while Russia had 12 000 and third countries quota was about 4 487 tonnes, which means...

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  • Search & rescue in the high north

    28.02.2014

    As the rate of Arctic maritime activity increases, so does the need for specialized accident response. Maritime 21 has launched a national initiative to build a world-class search and rescue competence in Norway’s High Nor...

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