Tag: statkraft

First hydropower plant within Devoll project put into operation – Albania, 23 September 2016

Albanian Ministry of Energy announced that 73 MW hydropower plant Banja has been put into operation, the first of three HPPs on Devoll river within Statkraft’s project worth 535 million euros. The statement from the Ministry said that Norwegian Statkraft has invested 289 million euros in the project so far. The construction of HPP Banja […]

Statkraft to remain in Turkey – Turkey, 9 September 2016

CEO of the Norwegian energy company Statkraft Christian Rynning-Tonnesen said in an interview that the company has no plans to leave the Turkish market. The company currently operates two hydropower plants in Turkey. There were speculations that Statkraft is prepared to withdraw from the Turkish market following the failed coup this summer. In June, the […]

Statkraft puts HPP Cetin project for sale – Turkey, 13 June 2016

Norwegian state-owned energy company Statkraft announced that it has launched a process for sale of its partially built hydropower plant Cetin in Turkey, and expect that the sale will be completed by the end of the year. The company has suspended the project in February due to security concerns. Statkraft’s CEO Christian Rynning-Toennesen said on […]