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Reference is made to the stock exchange announcements by Aker Carbon Capture ASA (the “Company”) published on 12 August 2021 regarding a successfully completed private placement of 38,181,818 new ordinary shares (the “New Shares”) in the Company (the "Private Placement") and the board’s decision to issue the New Shares pursuant to an authorization granted to the board by the annual general meeting in the Company held on 20 April 2021.
The share capital increase related to the Private Placement has now been registered with the Norwegian Register of Business Enterprises. The new share capital of the Company is NOK 604,242,218, divided into 604,242,218 shares, each with a nominal value of NOK 1.
Aker Carbon Capture is a pure-play carbon capture company with solutions, services and technologies serving a range of industries with carbon emissions, including the cement, bio and waste-to-energy, gas-to-power and blue hydrogen segments. Aker Carbon Capture’s proprietary, carbon-capture technology offers a unique, environmentally friendly solution for removing CO2 emissions.
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This release is an announcement issued pursuant to legal information obligations and is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act. This announcement is for information purposes only. It does not purport to be complete, and it is not to be relied upon in substitution for the exercise of independent judgment. It is not intended as investment advice and under no circumstances is it to be used or considered as an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy any securities or a recommendation to buy or sell any securities of the Company. The release is not for publication or distribution, in whole or in part directly or indirectly, in or into Australia, Canada, Japan, Hong Kong, South Africa or the United States (including its territories and possessions, any state of the United States and the District of Columbia) or in any other jurisdiction where such publication or distribution is unlawful. The securities mentioned herein have not been, and will not be, registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "US Securities Act"). The securities may not be offered or sold in the United States except pursuant to an exemption from the registration requirements of the US Securities Act.
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This release and any materials distributed in connection with this release may contain certain forward-looking statements. By their nature, forward-looking statements involve risk and uncertainty because they reflect the Company's current expectations and assumptions as to future events and circumstances that may not prove accurate. A number of material factors could cause actual results and developments to differ materially from those expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements.