Technology, Innovation & Decarbonisation in the Energy Sectors

Ivar Munch Clausen

Position: Manager, Electricity Certificates, Statnett SF

Ivar Munch Clausen is responsible for the Norwegian Energy Certificate System (NECS) in Statnett, Norway. NECS is Europe's largest registry for EECS Guarantees of Origin, expected to cater for transaction of more than 1 000 TWh of electricity in 2022. Clausen is also the Board Chair person in the Association of Issuing Bodies, AIB. AIB is managing the EECS standard for GOs in Europe, and operates the AIB Hub – the cornerstone of all international GO transactions within EU.  Before joining Statnett, Clausen worked with the Norwegian Energy Regulator, NVE. He has also experience from a trade union and a PR consultancy firm. Clausen holds a Masters Degree in Economics from the Norwegian University of Technology and Science.