Grid issues in Norway


Updated: 10.01.2019

Author: Oskar Vågerö

Provisions in detail

Summary of grid issues

Connection to the grid

Grid operators are obliged to connect power generating plants to their grids also in cases when the construction of the new connection requires the development of the grids.  

Statutory provisions

  • Energy Act
  • Energy Regulation


Further information

  • Norges vassdrags- og energidirektorat (NVE) – Norwegian Water Resource and Energy Directorate
  • + 47 22 95 95 95
  • NVE website
  • nve(at)