eSmart Systems signs membership agreement in Asia
eSmart Systems' Managing Director in Asia, Henrik Bache, is located in Singapore. Thursday, he signed a membership agreement for an organization supporting Norwegian energy companies in the region.
Thursday, eSmart Systems' Managing Director in Asia, Henrik Bache, signed the membership agreement for The Norwegian Energy Collaboratorium (NEC) in Singapore, together with Per Christer Lund, Science and Technology Counsellor at Innovation Norway Singapore and The Research Council of Norway. The signing was witnessed by The Norwegian Ambassador to Singapore, Mr Tormod C. Andresen, and Director of Innovation Norway, Singapore, Torunn Aas Taralrud.
The Norwegian Energy Collaboratorium (NEC) is a “platform for innovative collaboration” between Norwegian and Singaporean companies, research institutions and universities engaged in the energy markets in South East Asia. NEC is an initiative by Innovation Norway Singapore, the Research Council of Norway and Energy Research Institute at Nanyang Technological University (ERI@N). The objective of NEC is thus to guide and support existing and “incoming” Norwegian energy companies to these markets through networking, internal collaboration and bridges to existing energy “eco-systems” of companies, institutions and government agencies in Singapore and other hubs in the region. NEC is a membership organization with several Norwegian companies, universities and research institutes on the member list, including Elkem/REC, DNV GL, Nordpool, eSmart Systems, NTNU and University of Oslo.”