Press releases 2010

  • Statkraft and Finnfjord enter into long-term power supply agreement

    23.12.2010 12:10 pressrelease

    Statkraft has entered into a long-term power supply contract with ferrosilicon producer Finnfjord AS located in Troms, Norway. The agreement is based on the delivery of 0.7 TWh power per year starting 1 January 2010 and through to 31 December 2022.

  • Statkraft and Norske Skog enter into long-term power supply agreement

    23.12.2010 12:10 pressrelease

    Statkraft entered into a long-term power supply contract with Norske Skogindustrier ASA for delivery to the newsprint mill at Skogn in Nord-Trøndelag. The contract involves delivery of about 0.8 TWh power per year for the period of 1 January 2011 and through to 31 December 2022.

  • Casale solar park sold to Italian investors

    21.12.2010 12:10 pressrelease

    (Oslo, 21 December 2010) Statkraft today signed an agreement to sell its 3.3 MWp solar park Casale to the two Italian companies Eurowood s.p.a. and Blue Stream Resources s.r.l.

    Solar park Solar power
  • Statkraft SF – The Norwegian Parliament decided to increase equity capital

    15.12.2010 12:10 pressrelease

    Today, the Norwegian Parliament (the Storting) decided to increase the equity capital in Statkraft SF with NOK 14 billion through the balancing of the national budget for 2010.

  • Statkraft SF - Government proposes increased equity capital

    26.11.2010 12:10 pressrelease

    Today, the Government proposes to increase the equity capital in Statkraft SF with NOK 14 billion in its proposal to the Norwegian Parliament (the Storting) for balancing of the national budget for 2010.

  • Statkraft sells 3.3 MWp solar project Borgo to Innotech Solar

    16.11.2010 12:10 pressrelease

    Statkraft yesterday signed an agreement to sell its solar project company RA 2 S.r.l. to ITS Power AG, a daughter company of Norwegian solar company Innotech Solar AS.

    Statkraft and Innotech Solar Solar power
  • Statkraft to build second hydropower plant in Turkey

    11.11.2010 12:10 pressrelease

    Statkraft has decided to construct the Kargi hydropower plant in Turkey. The hydropower plant, which is planned to be completed at the end of 2013, will be Statkraft’s second plant in Turkey. With an installed capacity of 102 MW, Kargi will have an average annual generation of 467 GWh, enough to cover the electricity needs of about 150 000 Turkish homes. The investment is expected to amount to approximately EUR 250 million.

    Corum province in Turkey Hydropower
  • Acceptable result driven by higher prices and lower production

    11.11.2010 12:10 pressrelease

    Higher spot power prices, but lower generation, yielded Statkraft an underlying* EBITDA of NOK 1745 million in the third quarter, an increase from NOK 1444 million in the corresponding period last year. However, the underlying net profit decreased to NOK 469 million, from NOK 600 million year-on-year, following lower contributions from associated companies.

  • SN Power`s two hydro power plants inaugurated today

    26.10.2010 12:10 pressrelease

    Together the two run-of-river hydro power plants “La Higuera and La Confluencia” will contribute with more than 310 MW of clean energy, enough to supply more than 900 thousand Chilean households with renewable electricity.

    Green and snowy mountains in Chile Hydropower
  • Statkraft acquires remaining shares in Baltic Cable AB from E.ON Sverige

    19.10.2010 12:10 pressrelease

    (Oslo, 19. October 2010) – Norwegian energy company Statkraft has agreed with E.ON Sverige to acquire the remaining 33.3% of the shares in Baltic Cable AB. The company owns and operates the 600 MW HVDC-link between Trelleborg, Sweden and Lübeck, Germany.