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Kristian Eikeland Holmefjord

Kristian Eikeland Holmefjord has a Master’s degree in Electrical and Environmental Engineering from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology with a specialization in power conversion as well as a certificate of apprenticeship from his younger days working in an electronics-factory in Bergen, Norway . He is currently the Executive Vice President & Project Director – Fuel Cells in Corvus Energy, where he is responsible for the development and delivery of Corvus fuel cell products. He has previous experience within ship designs, power and propulsion systems, battery design and power converter development through various technical and management positions in SINTEF Energy, Rolls-Royce Marine, Kongsberg Maritime and Corvus Energy.


The harmony of energy carriers and energy storage

The presentation will outline various energy carriers and describe aspects that influence operational logics for optimized operation between an energy carrier and energy storage. Corvus uses its experience as a world-leading energy storage supplier to present a few simple examples and reflections on future sizing logics related to the cross-optimization between energy carriers and energy storage systems, as well as the need for different solutions for different vessels in the future, ensuring a green and sustainable path forward.