The project is a collaboration of the following research partners

  • Ruralis (Institute for Rural and Regional Research) (Project leader)
  • University of Oslo (UiO)
  • Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL)
  • Norwegian School of Economics (NHH)
  • BI Norwegian Business School
  • Norsøk

International partners

  • Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
  • University of Western Australia
  • University of Otago (CSAFE)

Advisory group

The project has a strong stakeholder engagement in the form of an advisory group. Stakeholders that are important potential end-users are integrated in the advisory group to provide valuable feedback along the way.

  • Trøndertaxi
  • Norges Bondelag
  • Norsk Bonde- og Småbrukarlag
  • Ducky
  • Cultura Bank
  • University of Agder (Rotem Shneor)
  • Innovation Norway
  • Norwegian Environment Agency


Coolcrowd is financed by the Research Council of Norway (klimaforsk program)