Greenstat was established by Christian Michelsen Research (now a part of NORCE) in Bergen in 2015 and has evolved to become an independent player with nearly 700 unique shareholders. GreenStat Hydrogen India Pvt Ltd is a Norwegian energy company with a specific focus on green hydrogen, solar, wind, and zero emission maritime solutions. The organisations collaborate to set up a Norwegian Centre of Excellence on Hydrogen in India and to support the development of green hydrogen technologies in India.
Greenstat is working to develop projects related to sustainable hydrogen production all over Norway and will eventually explore international prospects. Greenstat is interested in large scale production as well as smaller production facilities based on local energy.
Greenstat desires to be both owner and operator of hydrogen energy plants, either independently or cooperatively. The company is working closely with partners and has joint efforts with Nel Hydrogen and Hy2gen.
Greenstat is a shareholder in several companies, Glomfjord Hydrogen and Green H2 Norway among others.
The company has been preoccupied with hydrogen in Norway from the very beginning and holds a strong position in the Norwegian market.
Greenstat has founded Greenstat Asia and received NOK 700 000,- from Innovation Norway towards a commercial endeavour in Asia. They have also established Greenstat Hydrogen India, where local businesses have been invited to hold shares. Through the new establishment, we have already seen high interest both among authorities and leading actors within energy and industry in India.
Greenstat Hydrogen India has entered into agreements with large Indian companies and put together several consortia participating in tenders for planned demo/pilot-projects in India. Greenstat Hydrogen India sees big opportunities together with their partner in assuming an important position in the hydrogen market. The efforts in India will become a hub when further regional expansions are viable.
Sturle Harald Pedersen is the Chairman of the Board Greenstat Hydrogen India Pvt Ltd, The Norwegian-Indo Center of Excellence in Hydrogen and Vice Chairman of The Board of Greenstat Asia AS. He is experienced Chief Executive Officer with more than 30 years of global experience in leading successful businesses initiatives and ventures through conceptualizing ideas and seizing opportunities. He holds extensive experience of initiating and leading international government negotiations, mergers and acquisitions, as well as securing funding and strategic partnership with global industry leaders. As an ability he adhere strong emphasis and devotion to global brand building, logistics infrastructure, digitalization strategies, software development and risk- and security management in the Oil & Gas and Energy industry.
Dr. Karen Landmark is the Director for Strategy & Business Development in Greenstat ASA, and Chair of the Board, Greenstat Asia. She holds a PhD in Management and Sustainability, and has worked with sustainability related issues for the last 20 years, both in the private sector and through R&D. She is particularly interested in the complexities of big transitions and in how we can approach the global challenges holistically and just, caring for both people and the planet.
Dr Jeevan Prakash Gupta is a widely travelled, skilled Policy Maker and Strategic Planner. He has contributed widely towards policy making in various companies and the Government of India. He has done his Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering from University of Canada, Toronto in 1985, an M.Tech. in Process and Plant Design from IIT, Delhi in 1971 where he took the First Rank and a B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering from LIT, Nagpur in 1969 where he was a Gold Medallist. He has experience in the Oil and Gas Sector, Petrochemicals, Polymers, Specialty Chemicals, Sugar, Distillery, Fertilizers, Pesticides, Pharma, Mechanical and Processing Equipments, Water Management, Water Treatment Processes, Environmental Processes and Environment Impact Assessment - Water, Air Emissions and Solid Waste, apart from teaching and research. He has skills in the areas of Formulation of policies and programmes, General management, Strategic planning and management of large businesses, Joint ventures, setting up of new businesses, Setting up grass root large projects, teaching, and Research-and-Development.