Enova to support building of world’s first electric & autonomous container ship

Enova to support building of world’s first electric & autonomous container ship

“For the private sector, it is essential to have the government’s support when we develop new technology and deliver bold innovations. It allows us to be daring and explore the unknown. The making of Yara Birkeland is an excellent example of a public-private partnership in practice,” says Svein Tore Holsether, Yara’s CEO.

Enova is a Norwegian government enterprise responsible for promoting environmentally friendly production and consumption of energy. Its stated purpose is to explore new sources of clean energy, reduce overall energy consumption and to provide educational materials to the public promoting energy-efficient practices. Established in 2001, it is financed through government funding. The company is owned by the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy and based in Trondheim. Continue reading “Enova to support building of world’s first electric & autonomous container ship”