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The EDF Group invests in the start-up ECOSUN Innovations and strengthens its microgrid offer

EDF Renewables, the EDF Group’s specialist wind and solar power subsidiary, is partnering with ECOSUN Innovations and taking a 29% stake in the company. This French start-up, based in Alsace, develops innovative ‘microgrid’ solutions to provide electricity in remote areas. Most notably, ECOSUN Innovations sells a range of solar systems in mobile containers fitted with […]

GE Renewable Energy, EDF Renewables and Enbridge are celebrating the production of the first nacelle for the first French offshore wind farm at Saint-Nazaire

Today, Jérôme Pécresse, President and CEO of GE Renewable Energy, as well as Bruno Bensasson, EDF Group Senior Executive Vice-President Renewable Energies, representing the consortium formed by EDF Renewables and Enbridge, celebrated the production of the first GE Renewable Energy nacelle, for the future SaintNazaire wind farm implemented by EDF Renewables-Enbridge. This nacelle, which contains […]

Start of the construction work of the first phase of the Taza wind farm in Morocco by the EDF Renewables-Mitsui & Co. consortium

Paris/Rabat, September, 9th 2020 – EDF Renewables, one of the world leaders in renewable energy, and Mitsui & Co. Ltd., a global trading and investment company with a diversified business portfolio, are announcing the start of the construction work of the first phase of the Taza wind farm, which lies around 15 km north-west of Taza in […]

EDF Renewables signs a contract for 200 MW solar + storage 180 MW / 4 hr project in Nevada

San Diego, July 29th 2020_ EDF Renewables North America announces the signing of a 22-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with NV Energy, the Nevada electricity and natural gas provider, for the supply of electricity from the future Chuckwalla solar farm. This planned 200 MWac solar project, which will integrate a 180 MW 4-hour battery storage […]

Middle East’s largest wind farm marks key construction milestone with arrival of first turbines

Consortium led by EDF Renewables in partnership with Masdar delivering the 400MW Dumat Al Jandal project in Saudi Arabia, with key contractors Vestas, TSK and Al Babtain Contracting Company Commercial operation of the plant is expected to start in 2022 Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; July 29, 2020: The 400-megawatt (MW) Dumat Al Jandal utility-scale wind farm […]

EDF – Jinko Power consortium is awarded the world’s largest solar project in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi,  July 27th 2020 – The bidder consortium, formed by French EDF Group subsidiary, EDF Renewables and Chinese Jinko Power Technology Co., Ltd, both global leaders in renewable energy, has been awarded the Al Dhafra solar project in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The future solar photovoltaic plant will be located in the region […]

EDF Renewables strengthens development of wind power in Chile

Paris, July 23rd 2020 : EDF Renewables announces two significant steps forward in wind power in Chile. The first relates to the 60 MW extension of the Cabo Leones I wind farm located in northern Chile. The second relates to the award of land allowing up to 300 MW wind capacities. These future developments form […]

EDF and CEI Groups join hands for offshore wind projects under construction and operational in China

EDF and China Energy Investment Corporation (CEI) sealed their industrial partnership with the final joint venture agreements and the closing of the transaction. This new company is now building and operating 502 MW of offshore wind power projects off the coasts of Jiangsu Province (north of Shanghai), China. It includes Dongtai IV, a 302 MW […]

EDF Renewables, Enbridge and wpd start construction of the Fécamp Offshore Wind Farm

EDF Renewables, a subsidiary of the EDF Group, Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB) NYSE:ENB), a leading energy infrastructure company in North America, and wpd, a European renewable energy company, announced today the launch of the Fécamp offshore wind farm following the finalisation of financing agreements between the consortium and its financial partners during the week-end. The 500 […]

Cédric Le Bousse appointed as EDF Renewables’ Director of Renewable Marine Energies France

Paris, April 3rd, 2020 – EDF Renewables is announcing the appointment of Cédric Le Bousse as Director of Renewable Marine Energies France with immediate effect. He joins EDF Renewables’ Executive Committee, taking over from Béatrice Buffon, who was promoted on February 9th as Executive Director in charge of EDF’s International Division. After graduating in engineering from […]