Sturla Sæther is working as Principal Researcher in Statoil Research Center in Trondheim, Norway. Sturla works within Future Value Chain and Renewable Energy department. He has his Ph-d within energy system optimization and also experience from industry with focus on steam systems and power production. Sturla has worked within geothermal research for decades and are now focusing on high temperature geothermal systems which is called GeoMagma within Statoil. He has also experience from waste to energy industry as well as background as researcher in SINTEF.