Oslo is the economic and governmental centre of Norway. The city is also a hub of Norwegian trade, banking, industry and shipping. It is an important centre for maritime industries and maritime trade in Europe. The city is home to many companies within the maritime sector, some of which are among the world's largest shipping companies, shipbrokers and maritime insurance brokers. Oslo is a pilot city of the Council of Europe and the European Commission intercultural cities programme.
Oslo Central was built on the site of the older Oslo East Station (Oslo Østbanestasjon, Oslo Ø), the combining of the former east and west stations being made possible by the opening of the Oslo Tunnel. Oslo Central has nineteen tracks, thirteen of which have connections through the Oslo Tunnel. The station has two buildings, the original Oslo East building and the newer main building for Oslo Central. Each building houses a large shopping centre. The square in front of the station is called Jernbanetorget.
OSLO, June 16 (Reuters) - Lundin Energy (LUNE.ST) has sold an oil cargo certified as carbon neutral at the point of production to South Korean refiner GS Caltex in the first such sale of crude from Norway's Johan Sverdrup field, the Swedish company said on Wednesday.
In a white book on its energy future, Oslo said it wanted to "extend the current practice with regular concession cycles on the Norwegian continental shelf to give the industry access to new prospecting zones." ... "We will supply energy to the world as long as the demand exists," Petroleum and EnergyMinisterTina Bru told a press conference.
OSLO (Reuters) – Norwegian energy major Equinor must set tougher near-term targets for reducing the company’s climate impact when it presents a new strategy next week, minority shareholders said ...Pressure on energy firms to accelerate the transition from fossil fuels ...
The analysis, carried out by the energy consultancy M.J ...TerraEnergy declined to comment ... Rystad Energy, an Oslo-based energy consultancy, forecast that, by the end of the decade, the world’s largest oil and gas companies will divest from more than $100 billion of assets as they adjust to the energy transition.
Norway’s Auditor General’s Office (AGO) has questioned the general standard of cyber defence competence among leading companies and agencies in the country’s public energy sector ... KraftCERT membership also offers a gateway for Norway’s energy companies to collaborate with Oslo-based cyber security specialist Mnemonic.
Magnora, an Oslo stock exchange-listed investor with various renewable energy interests, has increased its stake in Swedish company Evolar from 28.44% to 40.7%, exercising the first of three options available to the investor to increase its share, as part of longer-term cooperation between the two first announced in November 2020 ... ....