Within the available time frame and the monetary constraints of this project the objective will be met by active participation in strategic actions and working groups relating to CO2 management (CCS) as summarised in three specific directions:
1.The EU Te chnology Platform (ZEP and related platforms).
2.The European Energy Research Area (EERA). The aim thereof being advocating Norwegian priorities and the Norwegian research agenda within the European SET Plan. This will offer incentives for participation i n processes required to form JPs in order to have an early influence in the definition and formulation of the contents. Focus will also be placed on thematic areas that are considered to have specific (or strategic) interest for Norway.
3.IEA technology n etworks, participation in meetings within the IEA GHG R&D Program relating to CCS (up to 3 years).