Trondheim, Norway – A New Dawn for Demand-Side Measures: Perspectives, Strategies and Experiences.

14 April 2004

The workshop was hosted by: Enova SF, Norway.

A New Dawn for Demand-Side Measures: Perspectives, Strategies and Experiences.

The objective of the workshop/seminar was: (1) to introduce a Norwegian audience to the IEA and the IEA DSM Programme in particular; (2) provide introduction to Norwegian energy demand management activities: policy, experiences with use of measures, project results and enabling technology provider perspective to the IEA DSM members; (3) post-deregulated energy sector represents new set of challenges: responsibilities polarized and funding for activities harder to identify and obtain; (4) Future? – establish Norwegian Energy demand Network to share concerns, expereinces, project results and co-ordinate national/international participation and hopefully pool resources; and (5) re-introduce Energy demand Management on the agenda and provide new focus on current and future challenges in developing and implementing effective measures and technologies to achieve goals.

To read the seminar program click HERE

Presentations made at the seminar:

1. Introduction: A New Dawn for Demand-Side Measures: Perspectives, Strategies and Experiences – presented by Anita Eide, Enova SF, Norway.

2. Market Mechanisms for White Certificates: Issues and Challenges in Developing New Policy Measures – presented by Antonio Capozza, T&D Networks, CESI, Italy.

3. Increased Political Focus on Demand Side Flexibility – presented by Tore Langset, Head of Power Market Section, Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate (NVE), Norway.

4. View of Demand Response in Liberalized Markets – presented by Ross Malme, RETX, United States.

5. “DRR – Norway” Project - presented by Ove S. Grande, SINTEF Energy Research, Norway.

6. Load Control in the Norwegian Balance Market – presented by Inge Harald Vognild, Statnett, Norway.

7. Hourly Metering and Remote Load Control: technology and incentives for demand response in a large scale test project – preliminary results and experiences – presented by Ingeborg Graabak, Research Scientist, SINTEF Energy Research, Norway.

8. Quality Assurance and Use of Metered Data - presented by Klaus Livik, Business Development Manager, Powel, Norway.

9. A New Dawn for the Demand Side in the Energy Sector – presented by Hans Nilsson, Chairman of the IEA DSM Programme.

10.Demo of Remote Load Control – Control of Power Loads in Oslo by Viken Nett – presented by Håvard Nordvik, Norway.

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