Environment

Being two environment conscious nations, environment technology is naturally a strategically important area for cooperation. Activities are strongly linked to the development of renewable energy and energy saving technologies, but also cooperation has developed within clean technologies, both academically and industrially.

Examples of themes:

  • Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS)
  • Sediment remediation in harbors
  • Life Cycle Assessment in industrial processes and marine/maritime activities
  • Environment sensors for automotive industry

Articles

Planning for Japan-Norway Energy Science Week 2015 is underway

Planning for Japan-Norway Energy Science Week 2015 is underway

The organizers, together with Japanese partners, are now inviting input on how to develop the program of the Japan-Norway Energy Science Week, scheduled to take place in Tokyo 26th-29th May, 2015. The Energy Science Week is building on the science weeks of the two preceding years, the last one in 2014 focusing on the marine/seafood area. Japan(…)

Great turnout at the Norway-Japan Marine Seminar 2014

Great turnout at the Norway-Japan Marine Seminar 2014

More than three hundred participated in the one-day marine seminar in Tokyo on June 4, covering a range of important areas for Japan and Norway. Norway and Japan have long traditions collaborating within a wide range of marine areas, involving education, research and businesses. The seminar was the major event during the Norway-Japan Marine Science Week in Japan. The opening session had adresses both from the Norwegian(…)

Kyoto International Forum for Environment and Energy

Kyoto International Forum for Environment and Energy

The purpose of the Kyoto International Forum for Environment and Energy (KIFEE) was to develop an international arena for strategic cooperation between universities and research institutes working to develop a sustainable society, inspired by the Kyoto Protocol. Since the start ten years ago, KIFEE has provided such an arena for sharing results and ideas between(…)

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