News

  • The International Energy Agency underestimates renewable energy development

    13.11.2019 news

    In an op-ed in Norwegian daily Aftenposten, Statkraft’s leaders of public affairs and strategy , Julie Wedege and Henrik Sætness, ask whether the World Energy Outlook report underestimates the development of renewable energy.

  • Nordic energy CEOs call for an ambitious European Green Deal

    07.11.2019 news

    In a joint declaration, the CEOs of Fortum, Statkraft and Vattenfall encourage the EU to increase its climate ambition to match the Paris Agreement and enshrine the 2050 climate neutrality target in European Climate Law. Based on this, a cost-efficient emissions reduction pathway with coherent intermediary climate targets for 2030 and 2040 needs to be established.

  • Top 5 Statkraft News of October

    The Monthly Top 5 is our rundown of last month's top news items from Statkraft's business around the world.

  • Statkraft acquires 320MW of Irish solar projects

    25.10.2019 news

    Statkraft Ireland has completed the acquisition of nine Irish solar projects with a combined output of 320MW.

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  • Statkraft awarded 375.6 MW of wind power contracts in Brazil

    22.10.2019 news

    Statkraft Energias Renovaeis SA (SKER) has been awarded contracts securing grid connection in an expedite way for 375.6 MW of new wind power capacity in Brazil, and fixed average prices of 96 to 100 BRL/MWh for 20 years, starting January 1, 2025.

  • Statkraft at Re-Source 2019 in Amsterdam, 2-3 October

    30.09.2019 news

    We are at Re-Source 2019 to power a green future. Are you looking for sustainable green energy solutions? We are Europe’s no. 1 producer of renewable power and a leading provider of power purchase agreements and market access services.

  • Statkraft acquires wind power projects in Chile

    16.09.2019 news

    Statkraft has recently acquired three wind power projects in Chile with a planned installed capacity of 110 MW in total. The acquisition gives Statkraft an opportunity to take advantage of the great wind power potential in the area and grow its renewable energy portfolio in Chile.

  • Statkraft acquires German EV charging company E-Wald GmbH

    23.08.2019 news

    Statkraft has acquired the entire shareholding of electric vehicle (EV) charging company E-WALD GmbH. The acquisition further strengthens Statkraft’s position in the German and European EV charging market after it became a majority shareholder in eeMobility in Germany last year.

  • Statkraft acquires UK onshore wind developer Airvolution Clean Energy Ltd.

    21.08.2019 news

    Statkraft has acquired the entire shareholding of UK onshore wind developer Airvolution Clean Energy Ltd. The acquisition is in line with Statkraft’s recently stated ambitions to deploy 600MW of onshore wind and solar generation in the UK.

  • Statkraft facilitates for Google

    09.08.2019 news

    Statkraft has partnered with Google in a facilitator role locally in Skien Norway, where Google has acquired a 195 hectare property. At present Google have bought the site with no current plans to build a data center.