Infranode signs its first investment in fiber sector

Infranode has entered into a long-term partnership with the municipality-owned power & utility company Tafjord Kraft AS and acquired a significant stake in the fiber company Tafjord Connect. The infrastructure company Infranode buys a 49% stake in Tafjord Connect, the leading fiber infrastructure and service provider in Møre og Romsdal, Norway. Tafjord Connect is part…

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Infranode recruits from Statkraft and Citi 

Infranode continues to grow in Norway. Linnea Poulsson and Petter Ledsaak are two of the company’s new additions.  Linnea Poulsson is employed as Senior Operations Manager at Infranode in Oslo. She previously held the position of senior advisor in Statkraft’s unit for industrial ownership. Her experience includes positions as a board member and chair of…

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Hafslund Eco, Infranode, and HitecVision acquire Fortum Oslo Varme

A new industrial joint venture of Hafslund Eco, Infranode, and HitecVision has entered an agreement to acquire Fortum Oslo Varme. “Our goal is to realize carbon capture in Oslo,” says Martin S. Lundby, Deputy CEO and Executive Vice President for Growth and Investments at Hafslund Eco. Fortum Oslo Varme is Norway’s largest district heating provider and…

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Nordic infrastructure investor Infranode to open office in Copenhagen and hires Silas Harbo as Country Lead

Infranode is establishing an office in Copenhagen and strengthens its coverage of the Danish infrastructure market by appointing former director at Nykredit Advisory, Silas Harbo, as Country Lead Denmark. The Copenhagen office is added to Infranode offices in Stockholm, Helsinki and Oslo, in line with its strategy to be the leading local Nordic focused infrastructure…

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Infranode reaches final close on second fund above EUR 1bn target

Infranode reaches final close on second fund above EUR 1bn target Nordic-based infrastructure manager Infranode has reached final close on its second fund, Infranode II, with over EUR 1.2 billion of capital commitments. The fund significantly exceeds its target of EUR 1 billion and reach more than twice the size of its predecessor, Infranode I.…

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Infranode invests in Yilport Oslo to support the green transition in the largest container port in Norway

Nordic infrastructure company Infranode invests in Yilport Oslo, the operator of Norway’s largest container port. Through the agreement, Infranode proves its strategy of making long-term and responsible investments in Nordic infrastructure. Yilport Oslo plays an important role in Oslo Port’s ambition to become the first fossil-free port in the world. “With this investment we are…

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Sustainability pioneer Ulrika Hasselgren appointed senior advisor at Nordic infrastructure investor Infranode

The Nordic infrastructure investor Infranode further strengthens its focus on sustainability. Ulrika Hasselgren, a pioneer within the sector, joins Infranode as senior advisor starting in February, 2021.  Ulrika Hasselgren is a senior expert in the field of sustainable and impact investments. She brings decades of experience and know-how of responsible investments, ESG management and leadership.…

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District heating is now produced in Kälviä as a service

District heating is now produced in Kälviä as a service – “This is a service model we wish to offer to utilities and industrial operators” Varmalämmitys Oy has commissioned its first district heating plant in Kälviä, Western Finland. The bio heating plant was delivered to the local utility, Kokkolan Energia Oy, utilising a new Heat…

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OBH has acquired 2 schools

OBH has acquired 2 schools Omsorgsbolig Holding AS (“OBH”) has acquired 2 schools in Fredrikstad and in Moss. The schools are centrally located in growing cities in the County of Viken. The schools have high quality in- and outdoor facilities for approx. 500 children and are operated by Children’s International School on long term lease…

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Lauri Virkkunen appointed as Infranode’s senior advisor

Lauri Virkkunen appointed as Infranode’s senior advisor: ”The transformation of the energy industry creates significant opportunities” Virkkunen has a long experience in management positions in the Finnish energy sector. Earlier he has served, among other things, as CEO of Pohjolan Voima and Vattenfall Finland. He holds MSc. degrees in Engineering as well as Economics. Virkkunen…

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