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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 […]

EDF Renewables signs agreements with Tesco in the United Kingdom to provide power from roof-mounted solar panels and wind farms

EDF Renewables has signed three corporate Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) with leading multinational retailer, Tesco. Through these three contracts, 60 MW of renewable power will be provided to Tesco, from 17 roof-mounted solar installations and from two Scottish onshore wind farms. These new solar and wind projects contribute to the EDF Group’s Cap 2030 strategy, […]

EDF Renewables commissions 130MWp in solar energy capacity in Egypt, stepping up the pace of its development in North Africa

EDF Renewables and the ELSEWEDY ELECTRIC Group are announcing the commissioning of two solar power plants in Benban (Egypt) with a total installed capacity of 130MWp[1]. These photovoltaic projects jointly owned by the partners hold a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC). Their commissioning brings the EDF Group one […]

EDF Renewables and Total Eren sign Power Purchase Agreements for more than 700 MWp of solar energy in India

Total Eren and EDF Renewables officially announce the signature of four 25-year long term Power Purchase Agreements (PPA), for four solar power projects totaling 716 MWp of installed capacities in northern India. These projects have been awarded to EDEN Renewables India, their solar photovoltaic equally owned joint venture in India. EDEN Renewables India signed: End […]

EDF Renewables announces the commissioning of its very first solar power plant in Mexico

EDF Renewables announces the commissioning of Bluemex, its very first solar power plant in Mexico. This 119.6 MWp photovoltaic facility is located in the northern Mexican state of Sonora. Occupying over 340 hectares, the Bluemex solar photovoltaic power plant is comprised of photovoltaic (PV) modules supplied by Canadian Solar Inc. The solar project was awarded in […]

Consortium of EDF, Masdar and Green of Africa named as successful bidder for Morocco’s landmark Noor Midelt I solar project with an installed capacity of 800 MW, a world first hybrid solar and storage technology

The Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy (MASEN) has announced – after a competitive international bidding process – that the consortium of EDF (through its subsidiary EDF Renewables), Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company- Masdar, and Green of Africa, Moroccan Independent Power Producer, is the successful bidder for the design, construction, operation and maintenance of Noor Midelt […]

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 has completed the acquisition of LUXEL Group, a French utility that develops and operates solar projects

EDF Renewables is announcing that it has acquired the LUXEL Group, an independent solar energy player in France. LUXEL holds a portfolio of one gigawatt peak (1 GWp) of projects already in operation, ready to build or under development. This acquisition will contribute to accelerate EDF Renewables’ growth in solar energy and bring it a […]

EDF Renewables strengthens its presence in distributed solar power in China with its partner Asia Clean Capital

EDF Renewables in China is acquiring a majority stake in a 77 MWp rooftop PV assets portfolio from Asia Clean Capital (ACC), one of China’s biggest firms in this segment, for local and multinational companies and industries. For the past year, ACC and EDF Renewables have been in partnership in the construction and operation of […]