Statkraft, Europe’s largest renewable power generator, have confirmed they will be maintaining their strong support of journalism in the Highlands and Islands through their sponsorship of the Highlands and Islands Press Ball and Media Awards 2024 (HIPBMA)
Their significant backing is vital to the running of the event and this will take them into a third year of support.
Chairman of the Highlands and Islands Press Ball, John Ross, said: “In such turbulent economic times we very much welcome having the confirmed support of Statkraft. It is a sign of their commitment to the region and to highlighting the best of journalism in the area. We are glad to have them as an ongoing partner and thank them for their early commitment for 2024.”
Communications Manager for Statkraft UK, Alison Hood, said: “The Highlands and Islands Press Ball and Media Awards one of the best events in the calendar. It really does showcase the high quality journalism from around the region. The journalists and media outlets who attend the event do an incredible job in serving their communities. Statkraft have a good neighbour ethos and our aim is to bring extra value to the areas where we operate, that’s why we are extremely pleased to be one of the main sponsors for the Highlands and Islands Press Ball.”