• France's Adrien Theaux tops Lake Louise World Cup training
  • Kjetil Jansrud of Norway heads down the course during a training run for the men's World Cup downhill ski race in Lake Louise, Alberta, Friday, Nov.

  • Jerry Brown has meeting in Norway about California's offshore wind potential
  • Jerry Brown has meeting in Norway about California's offshore wind potential ... on his way to the world climate conference in Germany earlier this month, Brown huddled with Bjørn Otto Sverdrup, senior vice president for corporate sustainability for Statoil in Norway, according to the news website Axios.

  • New foreign minister gets down to work
  • On Friday, before the weekly Council of State meeting with other government ministers and King Harald V, she would take part in an evaluation of Norway's support for education in areas of conflict and crisis. There's no time for jet lag in the foreign minister's job, or much of a personal life, but Søreide has ...

  • Norsea Group Builds Onshore Power Supply Systems Along The Norwegian Coastline
  • The largest ever onshore power supply contract in Norway was signed this week between NorSea Group and Apply TB in Kristiansund, Norway.

  • Norsea Group Builds Onshore Power Supply Systems Along The Norwegian Coastline
  • The largest ever onshore power supply contract in Norway was signed this week between NorSea Group and Apply TB in Kristiansund, Norway. NorSea Group is building power supply facilities at four of its bases along the Norwegian coastline from Hammerfest in the north to Stavanger in the south.

  • New electric plane cleared for takeoff
  • Norway is taking its electrification of the transport sector to new heights. The state agency in charge of Norwegian airports, Avinor, has teamed up with ...

  • As 4 more Russians banned, Olympic leader warns critics
  • Russia originally topped the medals table in Sochi, but the latest cases drop it to nine gold medals, fewer than Norway and Canada. In total medals ...

  • Norwegian populist stirs latest Nobel Committee controversy
  • China broke off diplomatic ties with Norway, questioning whether the committee was independent of the government. It took years of effort from Oslo before China restored links. “Awarding the Nobel Prize to Liu Xiaobo shone a sharp light on the committee. It realises now that it needs to present itself as ...

  • Four More Russian Olympians Disqualified by IOC
  • GENEVA — As four more Russians were disqualified on Friday for doping at the Sochi Olympics, the president of the International Olympic Committee, Thomas Bach, told critics not to put pressure on his executive board before a key decision next month on Russia's participation at the Pyeongchang ...

  • Norway stocks lower at close of trade; Oslo OBX down 0.50%
  • The best performers of the session on the Oslo OBX were BW LPG Ltd (OL:BWLPG), which rose 3.23% or 1.06 points to trade at 33.90 at the close. Meanwhile, REC Silicon ASA (OL:REC) added 2.16% or 0.02 points to end at 1.14 and Telenor ASA (OL:TEL) was up 0.38% or 0.7 points to 183.1 in late ...

  • Norway rolls newly delivered AW101 helicopter
  • Norway's effort to replace its aged search and rescue helicopter fleet has suffered a significant setback after its newly delivered Leonardo Helicopters AW101 – the first of an eventual 16 aircraft – overturned during a ground run on 24 October. No injuries were reported to the two crew on board, but ...

  • Norway is already abandoning its plan for a “Tesla tax” on electric cars
  • Norway is miles ahead of the rest of the world in its adoption of electric cars, thanks to a series of generous government subsidies. But policymakers have often worried that the subsidies are too good amid criticism that they simply allow rich households to buy expensive electric cars on the cheap.

  • Norway wants electric planes to take off next summer
  • Airport operator Avinor says it wants Norway to become the first country in which electric powered airplanes take a significant market share, reports news agency NTB. The aircraft – an Alpha Electro G2 – has been ordered from the Pipistrel manufacturer in Slovenia and will primarily be used for ...

  • Scottish salmon prices stable or down, as Norway's maintain downward trend
  • Sources report very different prices for farmed Scottish salmon in week 48 of 2017, while Norwegian spot prices are set to continue their decline. One source, buying Scottish salmon to process in the UK, told Undercurrent News he saw a £0.75 per kilogram dip -- "the biggest weekly drop I've seen in ...

  • Norway to study cost of 400-kilometre Arctic railway
  • OSLO (Reuters) - Norway is asking for cost estimates to build an almost 400 km (250 mile) railway line in its Arctic region that would connect the northern city of Tromsoe to the national train network, the Ministry of Transport and Communications said on Friday. A rough estimate, made in 2011, ...

  • Norway just decided to ditch the heavily criticized “Tesla-tax”
  • Norway, considered an electric vehicle pioneer, has been mulling a new tax on the emission-free vehicles. ... from environmental movement Bellona and the Norwegian EV association (Norsk elbilforening), who said it arrives just when zero-emission vehicles are becoming the new normal in Norway.

  • Cut Your Own Christmas Tree Near Manville For 2017
  • 17. For more information call 609-466-3596. Wolgast Tree Farm and Apiary, Somerset (176 Bennetts Lane). They have Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, White Pine, Scotch Pine, Douglas Fir, Concolor Fir, Canaan Fir and Austrian Pine. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Saturday and Sunday), Nov. 25 to Dec. 17.

  • Cut Your Own Christmas Tree Near Scotch Plains, Fanwood For 2017
  • They have Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce and Douglas Fir. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Saturday and Sunday), Dec. 2 to Dec. 17. For more information call 609-466-3596. Wolgast Tree Farm and Apiary, Somerset (176 Bennetts Lane). They have Blue Spruce, Norway Spruce, White Pine, Scotch Pine, ...

  • Why indeed Norway is an EV case study - the week
  • However, as this article, written exclusively for just-auto by Norwegian writer and native Jorn Madslien details, in global terms, Norway enjoys by far the highest penetration of electric vehicles in its car market. There are more than 100,000 electric cars on the road in this sparsely populated country of just ...

  • Norway's biggest bank creates even bigger challenger
  • On Tuesday, senior management of DNB, Norway's largest bank and one of the biggest in the Nordic region, presented to investors in London ambitious plans to lift return on equity from 10.6% for the first nine months of 2017 to 12% in 2019 and to cut an already impressive cost/income ratio of 43.8% ...

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