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EDF Renewables starts construction of its first floating solar facility in France

Paris, February 3rd 2021 – EDF Renewables, a leading player in wind and solar energies, is launching construction of its first floating photovoltaic facility, which will be built on a reservoir in the Lazer municipality (Hautes-Alpes department). The project will contribute to the achievement of the photovoltaic energy development targets set by the French government. […]

EDEN Renewables India achieves Financial Close of a 450 MWp solar PV project

New Delhi/Paris, January 27th, 2021 – Total Eren and EDF Renouvelables, two world leaders in renewable energy, are pleased to announce that EDEN Renewables India (“EDEN”), their equally owned joint venture dedicated to large-scale Indian solar photovoltaic (PV) projects, has successfully secured Financial Close for its 450 MWp[1] SECI III solar PV project, with a […]

EDF Renewables – Jinko Power consortium reaches the financial closing of the world’s largest solar project and launches its construction in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, December 22nd 2020 – The consortium, formed by French EDF Group subsidiary, EDF Renewables and Chinese Jinko Power HK, subsidiary of Jinko Power Technology Co. Ltd, both global leaders in renewable energy, have successfully reached the financial closing for the 2 GW Al Dhafra PV2 solar project in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. […]

EDF Renewables commissions a new solar farm with storage in French Guiana

Paris, December 2nd 2020 – EDF Renewables, a leading player in wind and solar energies in France, is announcing the commissioning of Toucan 2, a 5 MW photovoltaic power plant equipped with a smart storage system. This new power plant represents another step forward for the energy transition underway in the territory and will help […]

Appointments within EDF Group finance divisions

EDF Group has announced several appointments within its Group Finance Division and two of its affiliates’ Executive Teams: EDF Renewables, EDF Group’ subsidiary for the development of renewables and Dalkia, EDF Group’s main subsidiary for energy services. Emilio Zito is appointed Head of Mergers & Acquisitions for the EDF Group. He is taking over Aymeric […]

EDF Renewables wins 105 MW in ground-based solar projects in France, according to the latest solar tender from the CRE (France’s Energy Regulatory Commission).

Paris, 23 October 2020 – EDF Renewables has been awarded 12 solar photovoltaic power plants, representing a total capacity of 105 MW following the latest solar tender (the “CRE 4.8 tender”) that has just been released.   12 projects won across six regions of France These new solar projects will be located in the regions of […]

EDEN Renewables India increases its portfolio with 1,350 MWp of new solar photovoltaic power plants

Paris/New Delhi, 1st October 2020 – EDF Renewables and Total Eren, two world leaders in renewable energy, are pleased to announce that EDEN Renewables India, their equally owned joint venture dedicated to the Indian solar photovoltaic market, has been awarded three solar photovoltaic (PV) projects for a total of 1,350 MWp each in Rajasthan, Northern […]

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 […]