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EDF Renewables secures a 20-year Power Purchase Agreement following auctions in Greece for a future 60 MWp solar plant lo-cated near Athens

EDF Renewables in Greece has been awarded a long-term Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for a 60 MWp solar photovoltaic project, following a mixed Renewable Energy Sources (RES) auction held by the Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE). The project will bring the EDF Group one step closer to meeting its goal under the CAP 2030 strategy […]

EDF Renewables enters exclusive talks with a view to acquire the Luxel group, a French solar energy specialist

EDF Renewables has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire the Luxel Group, an independent solar energy player in France. Armed with its renowned team in the solar energy sector, the Luxel Group has about one gigawatt (1,000 MWp) gross capacity in operation, ready to build or under development. The purpose of the deal is to accelerate […]

EDF Renewables signs new partnership in twenty four UK wind farms

EDF Renewables welcomes a new partner in twenty four of its UK wind farms (c.550MW) as the sale of a 49% minority stake is agreed. The cash proceeds to EDF at close for the 49% stake are £701 million. The new partnership with Dalmore Capital Limited and Pensions Infrastructure Platform, with investment from large U.K. […]

Distributed solar energy : ACC & EDF Energies Nouvelles Announce China Joint-Venture

Asia Clean Capital (“ACC”) and EDF Energies Nouvelles jointly announce the establishment of a joint venture to build and operate a portfolio of distributed rooftop solar projects in China. ACC is widely considered China’s leading multinational rooftop solar developer, and EDF Energies Nouvelles is the renewable subsidiary of EDF Group, one of the world’s largest […]

PHOTOWATT : A new industrial project and innovation development project

Photowatt, a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles, manufacturer of photovoltaic cells and modules  established in France, is today announcing  a project that would be based both on a new industrial model and on the deployment of its research and development (R&D) activities. Regarding the new industrial model, Photowatt has begun talks with two of its […]

The EDF Group pours all its energies into the new Solar Power Plan with a view to developing 30 GW of solar capacity in France by 2035

At a press conference held on 11 December 2017, Jean-Bernard Lévy, the EDF Group’s Chairman and Chief Executive, announced the launch the EDF Solar Power Plan. Over the period of 2020 to 2035, the EDF Group – through its subsidiary EDF Energies Nouvelles – intends to develop and build solar plants in France totalling 30GW […]

Flore Larger appointed as EDF Energies Nouvelles’ Vice President Corporate Communications

EDF Energies Nouvelles is announcing the appointment of Flore Larger as its Vice President Corporate Communications.Flore began her new role at EDF’s renewable energies subsidiary, now present in 21 countries, on May 2nd 2017. She has been tasked with establishing and implementing EDF Energies Nouvelles’ corporate communications strategy in France and abroad via its various […]

Opening of the public tender offer for Futuren

On July 4th 2017, the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF) published its compliance decision on the Public Tender Offer (Offre Publique d’Achat Simplifiée, or OPAS) launched by the EDF Energies Nouvelles group for all the shares and convertible bonds (“OCEANE” bonds) of FUTUREN (FTRN) it does not own.  The tender offer will be open from July 6th to […]

800MW third phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park reaches financial close

• Sophisticated finance structure backed by seven institutions includes Islamic investment • Innovative project set to be the largest solar power plant in the world on completion, thanks to tilting solar panels that track the sun Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, June 14th, 2017 – The financing for Phase 3 of the Mohammed bin Rashid […]

EDF Energies Nouvelles enters into a full agreement to acquire a majority stake in FUTUREN

EDF Energies Nouvelles has reached a full and final agreement with the controlling shareholders of FUTUREN (FTRN) to buy a 67.2% stake in the company. Unanimously supported by FUTUREN’s Board of Directors, this deal was reached following an initial competitive process, then on April 24th, the commencement of exclusive negotiations between EDF Energies Nouvelles and […]