Googles first windfarm-transaction in Norway
Google buys 12 years’ of renewable energy in deal with BlackRock, Zephyr and Norsk Vind Energi to power its European data centers with renewable energy.
Oslo, June 30, 2016 – Google, BlackRock, Zephyr and Norsk Vind Energi, today announced that Google will buy the entire electricity output of a new wind farm, to be built south of Stavanger, Norway, for a period of 12 years. The new power purchase agreement (PPA) is Google’s first in Norway, and the 17th agreement globally to procure renewable energy for its data centers…
Zephyr is a Norwegian renewable company that develops windfarm-projects. Our main focus has been projects in the southern- and middle parts of Norway. Vi now have ongoing projects in the counties of Sogn og Fjordane, Rogaland, Nordland, Sør-Trøndelag and Nord-Trøndelag. We also have our sight on interesting international projects.