PROJECT DESCRIPTION The Noors-project Swedish part is co-financed by: Länsarbetsnämnden Project owner: Project coordination: http:// www.noors.nu Länsarbetsnämnden
Project noors investigates the possibility of using liquid natural gas –LNG- in the northern parts of Finland and Sweden. The area have about 750 000 inhabitants. Project noors is a jointly EU-finance project between Tromsö and Finnmark county together with Norrbotten county in Sweden Project organization WP1, Work Package 1 Responsible for the project coordination WP2, Work Package 2 Logistic and transport solution WP3, Work Package 3 Product development considering to the existing environmental quality rules in Norway, Finland and Sweden WP4, Work Package 4 Investigate the interest for LNG among companies in the northern parts of Finland and Sweden, with large energy consumption. Huge amount of natural gas is lokated in Barents sea. Probably it´s 25% of the earths gas recurses in the Barents sea. The Snöhvit field outside Hammerfest are already working and the Stockman Field outside Murmansk will be explored in 10 – 15 years. This natural gas recourses in the neighbourhood of the northern parts of Finland and Sweden, was the incitament to start this project.