Investment decision on Marker wind farm in Norway – Proxima as asset manager

Swiss utility BKW and Norwegian developer Scanergy announced earlier today the investment decision for wind farm project Marker in municipality Ørje and Østfold region.

Local management of the project during the construction and operation phases will be provided by Proxima Scandinavia, a joint venture between Captiva and BKW. The joint venture combines Captiva’s local experience in project development and construction with BKW’s European experience in its own renewable energy plants and those it manages for third parties.

Marker wind farm consist of 15 wind turbine generators and a total installed capacity of 54MW. Annual estimated production is 193 GWh which amounts to more than annual consumption of 13 000 households.