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Centre for Sustainability and Energy

BI Center for Sustainability and Energy promotes sustainable development through research, teaching and active cooperation with other academic institutions, the business community, governmental bodies and NGOs.

BI Business Review

Biofuel: Greenwashing or greening?

Was biofuel not the saving grace the politicians hoped it would be? The story is a tank full of paradoxes, according to Atle Midttun and Knut M. Næss.

BI Business Review

Meet Caroline Dale Ditlev-Simonsen

Professor Caroline Dale Ditlev-Simonsen recently introduced a new step-by-step process in how to succeed in corporate social responsibility.

BI Business Review

Good news for the climate

Carbon prices have doubled in 2018. The price increase makes it more attractive to think environmental friendly.

BI Business Review

The smartest thing for the planet

Are the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals really sustainable? The solution is found in five extraordinary new measures.


  • Thursday, 19 March 2020 - "Offshore renewable energy production: Conditions for generating a new export industry"

    Professor Jon Lereim moderates a panel debate between Industry Executive Maria Moræus Hanssen, Research Director Martin Smedstad Foss from IFE, and Senior Advisor for Sustainable Finance Thina Saltvedt from Nordea Bank, on the prospect of offshore renewable energy production in general, and floating wind in particular, becoming a new Norwegian export industry.