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Repowering: EDF Renewables commissions a fully renewed wind farm in Germany

Paris, December 11th, 2018 – EDF Renewables in Germany is announcing the repowering of the Eckolstädt wind farm, the first in a series to come. “Repowering” or renewing means the refurbishment of a facility that has reached the end of its life cycle. The Eckolstädt wind farm initially had an installed capacity of 14.5 MW, […]

EDF Renewables enters in Brazil into its first corporate agreement with Braskem to supply wind energy

EDF Renewables in Brazil has announced that it has entered into a long-term Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Braskem, one of the world’s leading producers of thermoplastic resin. The energy will be generated by a new 33 MW wind project of EDF Renewables. The construction of the facility is to be started in 2019. With this […]

EDF Renewables enters into an agreement with Shell Energy North America to supply 132 MWp of solar power in California

EDF Renewables North America and Shell Energy North America (US), LP (SENA) announce the signing of a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for the energy related to a 132 MWp tranche (100 MWac*) known as Maverick 4 Solar project, of the Palen Solar project (500 MWac). This large-scale solar project also brings the EDF Group one […]

EDF Renewables Signs Power Purchase Agreements for a 128 MWac solar project with storage in California

EDF Renewables announced today the signing of two 20-year Power Purchase Agreements (PPA) for the 128 megawatt (MWac) with 40 MW/160 MWh battery storage Big Beau Solar+Storage Project in Kern County, California. Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE) will receive 55-percent of the output, and Monterey Bay Community Power (MBCP) will receive 45-percent. The project is […]

EDF Renewables commissions over 100 MWp in solar capacity in Israel

EDF Renewables in Israel is announcing the commissioning of five solar photovoltaic facilities with installed capacity totalling 101 MWp. These new solar facilities contribute to meeting the objectives of EDF’s CAP 2030 plan which aims at doubling its worldwide renewable energy capacity between 2015 and 2030 up to 50 GW. Pduyim (14 MWp) solar power plant […]

EDF Renewables and EnterSolar Form Strategic Partnership

Investment Capitalizes on Accelerating Growth in C&I Solar Market. SAN DIEGO and NEW YORK CITY (September 25, 2018) – EDF Renewables North America, the subsidiary of EDF Renewables, a leading developer in the renewable energy sector and EnterSolar, a leading provider of distributed generation solar solutions to corporate commercial and industrial (C&I) customers, today announced […]

EDF Renewables awarded 276 MW of wind energy projects in Brazil

At the last federal competitive tender held by the Brazilian regulator on August 31th, EDF Energies Nouvelles’s local subsidiary, EDF Renewables, has been awarded two wind projects located in Bahia State, totalizing 276 MW. EDF Renewables thus won nearly a quarter of the 1200 MW capacity awarded at the auction. Those two projects benefit from a 20-year Power […]

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. […]

The EDF Group has inaugurated two ground breaking energy transition projects in the United Kingdom: the off-shore wind farm in Blyth and the battery storage facility in West Burton

On Friday 22 June 2018, Jean-Bernard Lévy, the EDF Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bruno Bensasson, the Group Executive Vice-President in charge of Renewable Energies and Simone Rossi, EDF Energy Chief Executive Officer officially opened two ground breaking projects in the United Kingdom: the Blyth off-shore wind farm and the West Burton B battery […]

EDF Energies Nouvelles accelerates its growth in renewable energy in France

After exceeding its growth targets in France in 2017, EDF Energies Nouvelles continues to expand in 2018 and is ready to make a full contribution to EDF’s “Plan Solaire”. EDF Energies Nouvelles out-performed its annual growth target in France in 2017, adding 290 MW in wind power capacity over the year: the 73.5 MW Montagne […]