More of that pure energy – Cheves Hydro Power Project

In early January, I traded cold and dark Norway for summery Peru and the Cheves Project, my last rotation as a graduate trainee in Statkraft. I really wanted to go on an ‘exotic’ assignment, so when the opportunity presented itself last year, I didn’t hesitate and started brushing up on my Spanish. Which was quite…

Meanwhile in England: Bike tour pitstop at local pub

As with all fun and interesting stuff, time flies and it has now been a year since I embarked on the journey as trainee in Statkraft. I moved to Reading, UK, a month ago for my third rotation. I am now a part of the Forewind team that develops the largest offshore wind project in…

Successfull trainee and summer intern event

Thursday 20 June the 2012 Trainees arranged a summer party for the former trainees in Statkraft in addition to the summer interns employed at Lilleaker. Around 40 participants listened to head of corporate HR, Morten Müller-Nilssen, giving a lecture on how to manage your time and working tasks. He emphasised the importance of prioritisation and getting…

Adapting to the rhythm of the working life

In a few days my rotation in Wind Offshore, Electrical Systems is over and I move on to Power and Generation, Electro Technology. It has been six nice months with various work tasks, socialisation with new colleagues and learning to know Oslo – and of course adapting to the rhythm of the working life as…

Presentation of trainee: Jonathan

My name is Jonathan Jørstad and I am one of the 2012 Trainees in Statkraft. I have just finished my Master’s degree in Electric Power Engineering from NTNU in Trondheim prior to starting here (part of the Energy and Environmental Engineering study programme). Now I am looking forward to engage with some challenging tasks at…