Thommessen has assisted Elektrizitätswerk der Stadt Zürich (ewz) in the purchase of Måkaknuten wind farm from Norsk Vind Energi AS.
The transaction was performed on the 5th of March, 2019. Contracts for the construction and operation of the wind farm were entered into at the same time.
The Thommessen team was led by Jens Naas-Bibow. Thomas Borch-Nielsen and Henrik Fabian Torgrimsby was respectively in charge of the transaction and contract process. The team also included Marte Fossan Tingstad, Live Lindemark and Håkon Ness Ødegården.
Måkaknuten wind farm is located in both Bjerkreim and Gjesdal Municipality, and is scheduled to be in full operation in 2020. The wind farm will have 22 turbines with an installed capacity of 94,6 MWh, and an annual estimated production volume equivalent to 17 000 households. Måkaknuten wind farm is located next to Stigafjellet wind farm, which Thommessen assisted ewz in purchasing from Eolus Vind Norge Holding AS in 2018.