Statkraft charges ahead with 11MW battery storage unit in Ireland

It is located at the site of the company’s first Irish onshore wind farm, which will have a total capacity of 23MW

Carbon dioxide emissions
Norway proposes to invest £54m in CCS projects in 2020

Part of the budget would support the development of a full-scale CO2 capture, transport and storage project and provide funds for operation of the Technology Centre at Mongstad

Norway’s Equinor targets ‘near zero’ emissions by 2050

It has also set near term goals to cut emissions in Norway by 40% by 2030 and 70% by 2040

Equinor ups its stake in Scatec Solar to 15.2%

The Norwegian energy firm recently invested £64mto buy an additional 6.5m shares in the solar firm

Norwegian energy giant Statkraft buys EV charging company

The latest investment increase its shareholding in Grønn Kontakt to nearly 96%

Equinor strikes up to 100m barrels of oil and gas in Norway

The discovery has been made at the Echino South prospect near the Fram field

Equinor awards NOK3.3bn contracts for floating offshore wind project

The Hywind Tampen development will consist of 11 wind turbines, with a total capacity of 88MW

Climate action: EU, Iceland and Norway agree to strengthen co-operation

Iceland and Norway intend to develop a national climate plan describing their existing and planned policies and measures

Norway pledges NOK3bn to promote cleaner oceans

The funding will be provided over five years between 2020 and 2024

Norway’s largest pension fund KLP divests from oil sands

It will also no longer invest in companies that derive more than 5% of their revenue from such firms