Mette Helene Bjørndal

Professor Mette Helene Bjørndal

E-mail
Mette.Bjorndal@nhh.no
Telephone
+47 55 95 92 90
Department
Business and Management Science
Centre
ENE
Office
MØ-415
Expertise
Energy Management Science Combinatorial Auctions Management Accounting Operations Management

Mette Bjørndal is Professor at the Department of Business and Management Science and former Vice Rector of NHH. Bjørndal has a PhD in Management Science, from NHH in 2000. Her areas of expertise include analysis of energy markets, market design and pricing, transmission pricing and congestion management in electricity and gas networks, benchmarking and regulation of natural monopolies.

Bjørndal has worked on numerous research projects, often in close collaboration with regulators and industry partners, in particular on transmission pricing and congestion management, and benchmarking and regulation in the electricity sector. Some of the projects have had significant impact on the Norwegian regulatory practice.

Bjørndal was a member of the Expert Committee on the operation of the power system, appointed by the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy in 2010. She was a member of the Central Bank Law Commission from 2015 to 2017, and is currently member of several Boards, including the Board of the Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway and the Petroleum Price Board. She is Research Director in FME NTRANS (Norwegian Centre for Energy Transition Strategies).

Selected publications

Author(s) Title Publisher
Bjørndal, Endre; Bjørndal, Mette Helene; Cullmann, Astrid; Nieswand, Maria Finding the right yardstick: Regulation of electricity networks under heterogeneous environments European Journal of Operational Research Volume 265 (2); page 710 - 722; 2018
Bjørndal, Endre; Bjørndal, Mette; Midthun, Kjetil Trovik; Tomasgard, Asgeir Stochastic electricity dispatch: A challenge for market design Energy Volume 150; page 992 - 1005; 2018
Bjørndal, Endre; Bjørndal, Mette Helene; Cai, Hong; Panos, Evangelos Hybrid pricing in a coupled European power market with more wind power European Journal of Operational Research Volume 264; page 919 - 931; 2018
Saastamoinen, Antti; Bjørndal, Endre; Bjørndal, Mette Helene Specification of merger gains in the Norwegian electricity distribution industry Energy Policy Volume 102; page 96 - 107; 2017
Cheng, Xiaomei; Bjørndal, Endre; Bjørndal, Mette Helene Cost efficiency analysis based on the DEA and StoNED models: Case of Norwegian electricity distribution companies European Energy Markets (EEM 14) Conference; page 1 - 6; 2014
Bjørndal, Endre; Bjørndal, Mette Helene; Cai, Hong Nodal pricing in a coupled electricity market European Energy Markets (EEM 14) Conference; page 1 - 6; 2014
Bjørndal, Endre; Bjørndal, Mette Helene; Rud, Linda Congestion management by dispatch or re-dispatch: Flexibility costs and market power effects 10th International Conference on the European Energy Market (EEM); page 1 - 8; 2013
Bjørndal, Endre; Bjørndal, Mette Helene; Gribkovskaia, Victoria Congestion Management in the Nordic Electricity Market 2012 9th International Conference on the European Energy Market (EEM 2012); 2012
Miguéis, Vera; Camanho, AS; Bjørndal, Endre; Bjørndal, Mette Helene Productivity change and innovation in Norwegian electricity distribution companies Journal of the Operational Research Society Volume 63 (7); page 982 - 990; 2012
Midthun, Kjetil Trovik; Bjørndal, Mette; Tomasgard, Asgeir Modeling Optimal Economic Dispatch and System Effects in Natural Gas Networks Energy Journal Volume 30 (4); page 155 - 180; 2009
Bjørndal, Mette; Jörnsten, Kurt Equilibrium prices supported by dual price functions in markets with non-convexities European Journal of Operational Research Volume 190 (3); page 768 - 789; 2008
Bjørndal, Mette; Jörnsten, Kurt Benefits from coordinating congestion management - The Nordic power market Energy Policy Volume 35 (3); page 1978 - 1991; 2007
Bjørndal, Mette; Jörnsten, Kurt The Deregulated Electricity Market Viewed as a Bilevel Programming Problem Journal of Global Optimization Volume 33 (3); page 465 - 475; 2005
Bjørndal, Mette; Jörnsten, Kurt Zonal Pricing in a Deregulated Electricity Market Energy Journal Volume 22 (1); page 51 - 73; 2001
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