Under the aegis of The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), 'Energy Transition 2017 – strategies for a sustainable energy future', held on March 7th, saw an impressive gathering of key global experts in the field examining a number of salient issues, including:
- Climate and energy scenarios towards 2050
- Transition strategies towards a zero-emissions energy system
- The role of fossil fuels and natural gas in 2030 and 2050
- Funding the energy transition
- The transport transition - Electrification and new concepts
- Implications of Paris - How will NDCs affect the energy sector and industry?
The one-day conference was streamed live and further information is provided on the website: https://www.ntnu.edu/energytransition2017
NTNU has the main responsibility for higher education in technology in Norway, and it is the country’s premier institution for the education of engineers. The university offers several programmes of professional study and a broad academic curriculum in the natural sciences, social sciences, teacher education, humanities, medicine and health sciences, economics, finance and administration, as well as architecture and the arts.