Norsk Solar is a fast-growing solar energy company based in Stavanger, Norway, with a focus on emerging markets. The company develops, builds, finances and operates solar power plants globally.
Norsk Solar currently has 59 MW under construction,
with a goal of 1 GW under construction or in operation within the end
of 2021, and is currently Norway’s largest privately held independent solar producer. Norsk Solar was established in 2017 by Valinor AS (formerly Norsk Vind AS) and a group of entrepreneurs.
Valinor AS is the majority owner and the largest privately-held
wind producer in Norway. Together, the group has commissioned
more than 869 MW of renewable energy projects.
Timeline and history
Norsk Solar Established
Total group commissioned within solar and wind equals close to 900MW
Google sign 12 year PPA for Tellenes wind park, Blackrock invests
One of Norway’s largest wind parks, Høg jæren, is constructed
First solar project to be closed, 50MW in Gharo Solar, Pakistan
9.2 MW in Semypolky Solar, Ukraine, reaches financial close
Establishment of Norsk Vind Energi
Development of several projects in selected emerging markets