Norwegian Energy Partners (NORWEP) is an organisation with a clearly defined objective: to support and assist in the internationalisation of the Norwegian energy industry. NORWEP is acting as a catalyst for processes between Norwegian industry and international businesses and governments.
The vision of Norwegian Energy Partners is: Strengthening the long-term foundation for wealth-creation and employment in Norwegian energy industries through focused international efforts, building on the collective competitiveness of the partner companies.
Norwegian Energy Partners is a non-commercial foundation with a Board of Directors as its highest body. It is jointly financed by the Norwegian government and industry.
The founders are the Norwegian Shipowners' Association (Norges Rederiforbund), the Federation of Norwegian Industries (Norsk industri), the Norwegian Oil and Gas Association (Norsk olje & gass), Energy Norway (Energi Norge), Equinor, Statkraft, the Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions (LO), Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries, Ministry of Petroleum and Energy and Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The main purpose is to strengthen the position and competitiveness of the energy industry internationally and securing increased wealth-creation through committed cooperation. Norwegian Energy Partners is founded on a shared intention of achieving synergies through focused efforts, coordination and managing activities and efforts.
NORWEP's work is based on customer orientation, cooperation, finding solutions, respect, integrity and competence.