Trainee gathering at Statnett

Last Friday, the third gathering of the revamped Network of Energy Trainees (NET) took place. Statkraft and Agder Energi have been responsible for the two first gatherings, and this time the Norwegian transmission system operator (TSO), Statnett, took over the baton and invited to their offices in Nydalen in Oslo. It turned out to be…

Statkraft at the E-World Fair

A couple of weeks ago, I was given the opportunity to join some of my colleagues in representing Statkraft at the E-World energy & water fair.  I was lucky with the timing, since I only had a few days left of my trainee rotation in Düsseldorf. E-World is held in Essen, a comfortable 30 minutes…

Experiences from Germany

This September I finished my first year as a trainee in the Market Nordic department at the headquarters in Oslo. There, I have worked with optimization of hydropower assets in Norway and Nordic market analysis. Suddenly it was time for my rotation abroad! This led me to Düsseldorf, Germany, where Statkraft’s second largest office is…

Networking with Trainees in the Energy Sector

In addition to the Statkraft trainee program, there are a number of companies in the energy sector that hold similar programs. Before Christmas, it was brought to our attention (thanks, Øystein!) that for some time ago, trainees from such companies had come together once a year in order to share experiences and get to know…