Statkraft has decided to start construction of the Los Lagos hydropower plant in Chile. The construction is planned to commence in August and completion is scheduled for H2 of 2022.
Statoil and Statkraft have recently signed a letter of intent that Statoil takes over as operator of the Sheringham Shoal Offshore Wind Farm from January 2017.
Siemens has begun work on the turnkey erection of the Knapsack II combined-cycle power plant (CCPP) at Hürth near Cologne, Germany. Siemens and Statkraft had already concluded a contract to build the plant in September 2010 but the project was conditional on obtaining planning permission
Shell has signed an agreement with Aker Kvaerner and Statkraft to launch a project in Norway to explore possible large-scale applications of new zero-emission solid oxide fuel cell technology driven by natural gas.