Johanna’s Farewell as Trainee

After a too long absence from this blog, I’m gloriously marking the end of my 2-year trainee program here at Statkraft by delivering my top 10 trainee moments from these years, before starting to work as a “real” employee in the company. Thank you Statkraft for two years filled with all kinds of fun and…

6 at Lilleaker

It is time to push `6` in the elevator at Lilleaker. I am saying Lilleaker not Oslo. That means, something is changing. I pushed 6 and then turned right. Then the only thing I can say is `What a family`. First, the Corporate HSE&Resposibility and Corporate HR was consisting of people from Norge, England, Switzerland, Sweden, Colombia,…

To Tyssedal And Back Again.

On the chosen morn of May 21, an eager and courageous fellowship sets forth from their secure office spaces at Lilleaker and embarked an epic quest to unearth the secrets of Vannkraft, the special power of the waters. To ensure the fellowship’s survival and success, the leaders at Lilleaker selected a carefully composed group of newly-minted hydrologist, engineers, human resources…

What Happens in Norway

In early August, They told me that “ Ok Cihan, Welcome to Statkraft, You will start in Oslo for the first year”. I said “Cool, Lets do it !”. I have never been to Norway before. The only things that I knew about Norway was “Solskjær, Fjords, Salmon and the “Take on me” song from…