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Video (time-lapse) from the rising of the monitoring station. Photo: Markus Eckerstorfer.
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Last week Norut installed a solifluction monitoring station recording downhill movement of soil at the Nordnes mountain in Troms county. See the building of the station here.

The Barents Sea Region.
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Norut is participating in a major ENI project to map the environmental impact of petroleum extraction in the Barents Sea.

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“This is a red-letter day for the region, the application group and Norut,” says CEO Ivan C. Burkow when summing up the establishment of a national centre for petroleum research in the Arctic.

The future is bright: Many Nordic regions have potentials for exploiting solar energy matching that of the solar giant Germany.

Ten ships navigated the Northeast Passage last year. It will be a long time before the Northern Sea Route becomes an important navigational route.

The presentations from Thursday's seminar are available for download here.

A group of researchers from Norway travelled to the summit of the Greenland Ice Sheet to make measurements of solar radiation and snow albedo. See video.

In the High North, we are collaborating on what we have in common: tough challenges in harsh weather.

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