News

  • SafetyOn welcomes Statkraft to membership

    SafetyOn is delighted to announce Statkraft, Europe’s largest producer of renewable energy, as its latest Tier 1 member. SafetyOn is the industry group championing workplace health and safety in the onshore wind sector across the UK.

  • 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.

  • Windy Rig construction keeps it local

    10.01.2020 news

    Statkraft has announced it has awarded Scottish company RJ McLeod the contract to undertake the civil engineering works for the 43MW Windy Rig wind farm in Scotland.

  • Investment decision to construct and sell first UK merchant wind project

    20.12.2019 08.06 pressrelease

    Europe’s largest producer of renewable energy, Statkraft has announced its decision to construct the 43MW Windy Rig wind farm in Scotland, and subsequently transfer ownership of the project post-construction to Greencoat UK Wind PLC.

  • New Appointment: Head of European Wind and Solar

    19.12.2019 18.42 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.

  • Views sought on Slickly Wind Farm plans

    11.11.2019 news

    Local residents are being invited to view updated plans for a proposed 11-turbine wind farm at Slickly in Caithness.

  • Statkraft to reveal plan for reduced Berry Burn Extension at public exhibitions

    11.11.2019 news

    A revised and reduced plan for an extension to an existing wind farm south of Forres is to be presented to local residents this month.

  • Statkraft supporting Tomorrow’s Engineers

    05.11.2019 news

    This week is a celebration of engineers – of those qualified and making a difference through their work, and engineers of the future.

  • Statkraft delivers certainty for Energy Isles project on Shetland

    02.10.2019 news

    Energy Isles Limited, the consortium of over 50 mainly Shetland-based companies working together to develop a wind farm in the north of Yell, is delighted to announce Statkraft their new development partner.

  • Glasgow office officially opened

    30.09.2019 news

    Wednesday September 25. Statkraft’s new office in Glasgow was officially inaugurated by Paul Wheelhouse, Scotland’s Minister for Energy, Connectivity and the Islands.