Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate

Norwegian Water Resources And Energy Directorate

Company
Company Less

Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate

to get instant updates about 'Norwegian Water Resources And Energy Directorate' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!

X 

All Updates


Description:
The Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate ( or NVE) is a Norwegian government agency established in 1921. It is under the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy and regulates the country's water resources and energy supply. Its mandate includes contingency planning for floods, serving as a centre of expertise for hydrology, research and development, and increasing energy efficiency. It is a member of the Council of European Energy Regulators.

The directorate is based in Oslo, and has regional offices in Hamar, Førde, Tønsberg, Trondheim and Narvik. It also establishes international contacts and undertakes work abroad in developing countries for the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation. , it has over 400 employees. Its website includes statistics on Norwegian energy consumption, production and prices and a database of Norwegian lakes and water catchment areas.

The directorate holds administrative responsibility for the Watercourse Regulation Act (1917), Industrial Concession Act (1917), Energy Act (1990) and Water Resources Act (2000). Within the scope of these acts, the directorate can also issue new regulations.

References

  • , accessed 2 April 2006.


External links

  • , accessed 2 April 2006.
  • , accessed 2 April 2006.





Read More

No feeds found

All
Posting your question. Please wait!...


About

Company
No messages found
Suggested Pages
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from