PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence
Jon Gustav Kirkerud, Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management will defend his PhD thesis
“Energy system flexibility for variable renewable energy inte-gration in Northern Europe”, on 22, September 2017
Norwegian title of thesis:
Fleksibilitet i energisystemet for integrasjon av variabel fornybar energi.
Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
The economic value of VRE (Variable Renewable Energy) versus the economic value of flexible sources.
Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Friday 22, September 2017, kl. 12.15 Auditorium SKP (Senter for klimaregulert planteforskning, Kirkeveien 16)
First opponent: Dr. Klaus Skytte, Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Denmark
Second opponent: Principal Scientist, Dr. Hannele Holttinen, VTT Tech-nical Research Centre of Finland, Finland
Committee coordinator: Professor, Dr. Knut Einar Rosendahl, HH, School of Economics and Business, NMBU
Main supervisor: Professor, Dr. Torjus Folsland Bolkesjø, MINA, Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management, NMBU
Co-supervisors: Professor Dr. Erik Trømborg, MINA, Faculty of Environ-mental Sciences and Natural Resource Management, NMBU
Dr. Hans Ravn, RAMløse EDB, Denmark
The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the NMBU library.
Thesis number 2017:55, ISSN 1894-6402, ISBN 978-82-575-1454-9