Press releases

  • Statkraft and Enovos lead the way with green power supply - deliver CO2-free electricity according to demand

    28.01.2020 10.00 pressrelease

    For the first time, a long-term, 100% green power supply on an industrial scale is made possible in Germany. The agreement is unique as it meets the requirements for simultaneous consumption and production as well as significant domestic production. Europe’s largest renewable energy generator Statkraft has developed the innovative green power concept, which will be implemented by Enovos. The power will be delivered to German Daimler sites.

  • Statkraft’s virtual power plant participates in UK’s balancing mechanism

    22.01.2020 11.00 pressrelease

    Statkraft, Europe’s leading provider of market access services, optimises flexible gas assets to manage UK energy system needs. Since November, these assets also provide effective support for the increasing integration of renewable generation by participating in the UK’s Balancing Mechanism, at the same time creating additional value for the asset owners.

  • Commercial Metals Company Poland signs a 10-year financial Power Purchase Agreement (Corporate PPA) with Statkraft

    16.01.2020 10.30 pressrelease

    Zawiercie/Amsterdam, 16 January 2020: Statkraft and Commercial Metal Company Poland (CMC) have become strategic partners, commencing with the signing of a long-term financial power purchase agreement. The agreement fixes the price for 20 percent of CMC Poland’s power consumption, starting in 2021. CMC Poland, a wholly owned subsidiary of the global steel market leader Commercial Metals Company, is one of the largest electricity consumers in Poland. Statkraft is wholly owned by the Norwegian state and Europe’s largest generator of renewable energy.

  • Solaria and Statkraft sign a 10-year 252 MW PPA

    20.12.2019 15.19 pressrelease

    Today, Statkraft, Europe’s leading provider of market access services and Solaria, leading solar power generator in Spain, have signed a long-term physical power purchase agreement (PPA) for five solar parks. The initial duration of the agreement is ten years starting with the commissioning of the facilities.

    Picture of Santiz solar park Solar power
  • Statkraft acquires Norwegian EV charging company Grønn Kontakt

    19.12.2019 14.30 pressrelease

    Statkraft has acquired Agder Energi’s 47.5 per cent ownership in the Norwegian electric vehicle charging company Grønn Kontakt, and takes full control of the company.

  • Birgitte Ringstad Vartdal appointed new EVP European Wind and Solar

    19.12.2019 14.10 pressrelease

    (Oslo, 19 December 2019) Birgitte Ringstad Vartdal will join the Corporate Management team of Statkraft as of 1 April as Executive Vice President (EVP) European Wind and Solar. She succeeds Steinar Bysveen who has decided to resign as Executive Vice President.

  • Statkraft and Enerparc conclude long-term power purchase agreement for solar park projects

    04.12.2019 11.03 pressrelease

    (Düsseldorf/Hamburg) Enerparc, a specialist in the development, construction and operation of large-scale solar power plants, and Statkraft have signed a 12-year power purchase agreement (PPA).

  • Consequences of climate change more expensive than meeting the climate targets

    09.09.2019 12.00 pressrelease

    Renewable energy, such as solar PV and wind power, will be significantly cheaper. In Statkraft's Low Emissions Scenario 2019, the cost of renewable technologies will fall sharply over the next few decades. The cost of switching to a low carbon economy is thus far lower than the costs the world must bear if global warming is not limited.

  • BayWa r.e. and Statkraft partner again for second subsidy-free solar plant – Don Rodrigo 2

    28.08.2019 11.00 pressrelease

    Madrid, 28 August 2019: BayWa r.e. and the Norwegian energy company Statkraft have renewed their successful partnership by signing a 12-year power purchase agreement for the Don Rodrigo 2 solar park project.

  • aventron and Statkraft sign long-term power purchase agreement for subsidy-free solar park in Spain

    18.07.2019 10.00 pressrelease

    aventron, Swiss green power producer, and Statkraft, Europe's largest producer of renewable energy and leading PPA provider, have concluded a five-year power purchase agreement (PPA). Statkraft will purchase a total of 330 GWh of electricity from the Bargas solar park in Toledo from July 2020.