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It was 20 years ago today…

By Helge Tveit, Managing Partner Everyone who is old enough remembers exactly where they were on Tuesday, September 11th, 2001, when terrorists flew hijacked planes into the World Trade Centre and the Pentagon. Ole Melberg and I were sitting in our...

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Sustainability News

EV Private Equity 2021 Sustainability Report

To celebrate Earth Day 2022, EV Private Equity has published its 2021 Sustainability Report, which highlights progress made to help enable a sustainable energy future.   The world seemed to approach 2021 with both optimism and caution as an air...

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The key private equity challenges as energy security moves front and centre

By Helge Tveit, Managing Partner All investors are familiar with the caveat that “past performance is no guarantee of future results”. But most of us would agree that an understanding of previous trends, momentum and track record can greatly...

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Breaking gender bias in biomedical engineering

Introducing Saige Andreychuk, the most recent intern to join our HQ in Stavanger.  Saige is a highly skilled individual with an exciting background in STEM, specifically biomedical engineering and physics. To continue celebrating International...

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How to forge gender balance in energy sector

In celebration of International Women’s Day 2022, we interviewed EV Private Equity advisory board member and Shell Global VP of Customer Solutions Renewables and Energy Solutions, Ulrika Wising. As a well-established female figure in energy,...

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EV Private Equity, Shell Ventures and SWEN Capital Partners launch consortium to accelerate energy efficiency solution, Noova

Global sustainable energy technology investor, EV Private Equity, Shell Ventures and SWEN Capital Partners have launched a consortium to drive the growth of energy software solution company, Noova. Established in 2005, Noova’s Logic software suite...

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Evolving energy distribution systems – an investor’s view

By Tomas Hvamb and Matt Anstead Electricity networks, and the shift to smart grids, will be fundamental in achieving a secure, cost-effective, net zero future. Smart grids (or DERMS) are necessary for our future energy system, but they also...

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EV announces 2021 CEO, CFO and ESG Company of the Year

This week we welcomed EV’s community of investors to our annual Investor Conference. Held virtually, we reflected on portfolio company results from 2021, shared our future investment focus and updated attendees on our continuously evolving ESG...

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EV Private Equity announces Evolution Engineering has been sold to strategic acquirer  

November 10, 2021 — Evolution Engineering, a Calgary-based company with leading measurement-while-drilling and subsurface communications technology, has been divested to a strategic acquirer by EV Private Equity. Evolution Engineering has been...

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Sustainability News

EV Private Equity offsets 5,000kg of plastic from our oceans

The ocean has been described as Earth’s ‘life support’. We rely on it to regulate our climate, absorb CO2 and provide a source of food for our growing population. Producing as much as half of the world’s oxygen and storing 50 times more...

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