REC ASA has decided to cease further funding of REC Wafer Norway AS. Consequently there is no basis for a solvent winding-up of the company and the Board of REC Wafer Norway AS has resolved to file for bankruptcy.
"Pilot Arena Herøya is intended to be the place where you are most likely to succeed in commercialising an industrial innovation," says Rolf Olaf Larsen, who works in business development at Herøya Industrial Park. "The aim is to develop future-oriented products and more jobs"
The pilot plant for CO2 capture constructed at Herøya has provided such good results that Gassnova has given the green light for the next phase in the project. The completed tests show that the concept is able to capture 90 % of the CO2 in various types of waste gases.