Companies in western Norway are developing technology that could improve the lives of patients, and help the elderly to stay in their own homes for longer. Photo © Jofrid Åsland, Norwegian Smart Care Cluster

Health tech sector sees international interest

International health companies are turning to western Norway as an excellent place for developing new services for patients.

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Eirik Langeland, Cluster Manager at NOSCA Clean Oceans in Bergen. The organisation has just unveiled a new test centre by the side of Store Lungegårdsvannet bay.

New test centre will combat ocean plastic

A new test centre in Bergen will help to develop smart technologies that can rid our oceans of plastic waste.

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Odd Gurvin leads the Norwegian Cognitive Centre in Bergen, a new initiative that will help companies to benefit from artificial intelligence.

New centre turns beginners into AI experts

A new centre in Bergen is helping to unlock the benefits of artificial intelligence (AI) for Norwegian businesses.

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The Longship scheme will involve capturing many thousands of tonnes of CO2, before storing this under the sea bed in western Norway. Photo © Coast Centre Base

Step forwards for Europe’s largest CCS project

The “Longship” project, launched this week by the Norwegian government, could give a major boost to the Bergen region.

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Anticipating the European battery boom

With fossil fuel engines on their way out, batteries are becoming one of the world’s most important commodities.

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