19 April – Sharon Nytte (HH)

By Emma Susanna Hidas

Photo: Sharon Nytte

PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence: Sharon Nytte, School of Economics and Business, will defend her PhD thesis "Social acceptance and external effects of offshore wind in the green transition" on 19 April 2024.

Norwegian title of the thesis:
“Samfunnmessig aksept og eksterne effekter av havvind i det grønne skiftet”

Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
Integrating Wind and Solar into the Energy Mix: An Economist's Guide to Challenges and Solutions

Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
19 April 2024, 12:15 at room T401, the Tower Building (4th floor), NMBU, Christian Magnus Falsens vei 30, Ås. MazeMap: T401, Tårnbygningen, NMBU

12:15 Welcome and trial lecture
13:05 Break
13:20 Presentation of the thesis and public defence

Evaluation committee:
First opponent: Professor Jacob Ladenburg, Department of Technology, Management and Economics, Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Denmark.

Second opponent: Associate Professor Bente Johnsen Rygg, Department of Environmental Sciences, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Norway.

Committee coordinator: Associate Professor Eirik Romstad, School of Economics and Business, NMBU

Main supervisor: Professor Frode Alfnes, School of Economics and Business, NMBU

Co-supervisors: Associate Professor Silja Korhonen-Sande and Research Director Steffen Kallbekken

The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the NMBU library. Thesis number 2024:7, ISSN 1894-6402, ISBN 978-82-575- 2124-0

Read more about the thesis here (english).

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