News 2012

  • Shift of responsibilities in Statkraft’s Corporate Management effective 1 February 2013

    14.12.2012 news

    The areas of responsibility of current Chief of Staff Hilde Bakken and Executive Vice President Generation and Industrial Ownership Steinar Bysveen will be changed as of 1 February 2013. Hilde Bakken will be responsible for Power Generation.

  • Statkraft at Zero2012

    20.11.2012 news

    “Norway could be a guiding star for climate policy” CEO Christian Rynning-Tønnesen said at the Zero conference at Gardermoen November 19. Statkraft is one of the main sponsors for the environemtal conference.

  • Statkraft expands UK energy offering with co-investment pilot and new Energy Services Division

    07.11.2012 news

    The CEO of Europe’s largest renewable energy provider, Statkraft, has announced the launch of a new co-investment pilot which will see it inject millions to kick start medium sized UK wind farm projects.

  • New power delivery contract with Søral

    29.10.2012 news

    Sør-Norge Aluminium Søral has signed power delivery contracts with Statkraft, Agder Energi, Lyse, and Hydro for long-term, annual supply of up to 2.6 TWh until 2020, starting in 2013.

  • Statkraft at ONS

    23.08.2012 news

    Statkraft was represented with a stand and several activities at ONS in Stavanger 28 -31 August. Europe's largest company within renewable energy was of course also part of the Renewable Energy Park, and will cohost the seminar Inside the energy revolution.

  • Wind turbines on their way

    02.08.2012 news

    Deliveries of 26 wind energy turbines for the Statkraft and SCA Stamåsen wind farm in Sollefetå and Strömsund municipalities in Sweden, started in July. The turbines will enter operation throughout the autumn of 2012 with a total installed capacity of 60 MW.

  • Turbine installation complete at Sheringham Shoal

    10.07.2012 news

    The final blade of the eighty-eighth and last wind turbine at the Sheringham Shoal Offshore Wind Farm was bolted into place today marking one of the few remaining milestones in the construction of this 317MW project in the Greater Wash the coast of North Norfolk.

  • Statkraft sponsors Munch exhibit in London

    02.07.2012 news

    The art exhibition “Edvard Munch – The Modern Eye” has opened at Tate Modern in London, with Statkraft as proud sponsor.

  • Statkraft considering osmotic power pilot facility at Sunndalsøra

    14.06.2012 news

    Two years after the osmotic power prototype was opened at Tofte in Hurum, Statkraft has started to assess a location for a possible pilot facility of 1-2 MW. After a thorough process, Sunndalsøra in Møre og Romsdal County stands out as the best alternative.

  • Discussed increased energy cooperation with David Cameron

    07.06.2012 news

    Occasioned by the new energy partnership agreement between Norway and the UK, President and CEO Christian Rynning-Tønnesen participated in discussions with the British Prime Minister David Cameron and the Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg in Oslo on Thursday morning.