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Jacob Koren Brekke

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Jacob became part of the THEMA team as an analyst in August 2016. Since then he has worked with market analysis and price forecasts for the green certificate and power markets. Jacob has also participated in the development of THEMA’s grid model, TheGRID, and worked with technology surveillance (solar and batteries). Additionally, he has gained experience in valuation of power companies.
Jacob is a recent graduate from NTNU, holding a MSc in Energy and Environmental Engineering, specializing in operations research and power system analysis. In his master’s thesis he analyzed spinning reserves as a new balancing service in the power system and studied the effects of providing the service on hydropower scheduling. In his internships at Statkraft and COWI Jacob worked with hydrological analysis, emergency power analysis and the innovation project COWItry.