SCA signed a joint venture agreement with E.ON today, through which E.ON willdevelop a number of wind power projects together with SCA.The joint venture includes the areas operated by SCA Vind up until the licenceapplication: Hästkullen and Björnlandhöjden in Härnösand, and Kramfors and Timråmunicipalities. The agreement also covers wind power projects in southern Ångeand in Ljusdal.
“The joint venture includes approximately 270 wind power stations and a totalenergy production of more than 2 TWh, corresponding to the electricity requiredfor warming 100,000 Swedish households,” says Head of SCA Energy, Åke Westberg.
Future investment decisions can be expected by 2014 or 2015 at the earliest. Theproject is expected to be in operation by 2016 to 2017 at the earliest.