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EDF Energies Nouvelles commissions the Barmoor wind farm in the United Kingdom

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As part of its continuing expansion in the United Kingdom market, EDF Energies Nouvelles announces the commissioning of the Barmoor wind farm (12 MW) by its local subsidiary EDF Energy Renewables.
To date, the group has completed projects totalling 551 MW in gross capacity in the country.

Located in the county of Northumberland, in North East England, the Barmoor wind farm consists of six Vestas turbines, each with a capacity of 2 MW. The new 12 MW site will generate enough electricity to supply approximately 6,500 British homes.

As of today, EDF Energies Nouvelles has 551 MW in wind energy installed capacity in the United Kingdom, 62 MW of which in the offshore segment.

About EDF Energies NouvellesEDF Energies Nouvelles is a market leader in renewable energy electricity, with a portfolio of more than 9 GW gross installed capacity focused for the most part on wind (onshore and offshore) and solar photovoltaic energy. Mostly operating in Europe and North America, EDF Energies Nouvelles continues its development by taking strong positions in promising emerging areas such as Brazil, Chile, China, India or South Africa. The Company is also present in other segments of the renewable energy market: marine energy, biomass and distributed energies. EDF Energies Nouvelles manages renewable energy projects’ development and construction as well as operation and maintenance for its own account and for third parties. EDF Energies Nouvelles is a subsidiary of the EDF Group dedicated to renewable energy.

MEDIA RELATIONSManon de Cassini-Hérail ▪ Tel : +33 {0} 1.40.90.48.22 ▪ e-mail : manon.decassini-herail@edf-en.com
Clarisse Placidoux ▪ Tel : +33 {0} 1.40.90.49.46 ▪ e-mail : clarisse.placidoux@edf-en.com