(Oslo, 17 August 2022) Reference is made to the stock exchange announcement by Nel ASA (the "Company") on 12 August regarding the issuance of shares in Nel ASA.
The share capital increase pertaining to the issuance of the 4,452,600 new shares has now been registered with the Norwegian Register of Business Enterprises. The Company's new registered share capital is 312,658,220.80, divided into 1,563,291,104 shares, each with a par value of NOK 0.20.
In addition, Nel ASA has now sold all its shares in Nikola. A total of 1,106,520 shares were sold for a total consideration of about USD 7.5 million. Nel has reported the holding in Nikola as a financial current asset. The sale does not in any way influence the good working relationship with Nikola.