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The EDF Group acquires a 450 MW offshore wind project in Scotland from Mainstream Renewable Power

The EDF Group, via EDF Renewables in the United Kingdom, a joint subsidiary of EDF Energy and EDF Energies Nouvelles, has bought the Neart na Gaoithe1 wind farm project from global wind and solar developer Mainstream Renewable Power, following a competitive bidding process. The wind farm will generate up to 450 megawatts (MW) of renewable […]

The EDF Group commissions its first renewable energy facility in the United Arab Emirates

On Monday 30th April 2018, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, accompanied by His Excellency Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer,  MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), His Excellency Dr Sultan Al Jaber, Minister of State in the UAE […]

EDF Energies Nouvelles’ international subsidiaries rebranded EDF Renewables

To support its expansion in the international renewable energy market, EDF Energies Nouvelles is bolstering its corporate identity through EDF Renewables, the brand for all its international subsidiaries*. In line with the EDF Group’s goal of doubling its renewable energy capacity in France and worldwide by 2030, EDF Energies Nouvelles continues to expand in its […]

EDF Energies Nouvelles wins a 114 MW wind energy project in Brazil

EDF Energies Nouvelles is announcing the award of a power purchase agreement (PPA) for a 114 MW wind energy project in the State of Bahia as part of a Brazilian federal competitive tender. The project, which is scheduled for commissioning in 2021, contributes to the EDF Group’s CAP 2030 strategy which aims at doubling its renewable energy […]

Appointment of Bruno Bensasson to the EDF Group’s Executive Committee

Bruno Bensasson will be re-joining EDF on 16 April as Group Senior Executive President responsible for Renewable Energies and Chief Executive Officer of EDF Energies Nouvelles. Born in Paris in 1972, Bruno Bensasson studied engineering at the Ecole Polytechnique and the Ecole des Mines in Paris. He began his professional career in 1998 at the […]

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 […]

EDF Energies Nouvelles commissions a 200 MW wind farm in the United States

EDF Energies Nouvelles is announcing the commissioning of the Red Pine wind farm by its local subsidiary, EDF Renewable Energy. The 200 MW in installed capacity contributes to the EDF Group’s Cap 2030 strategy, which aims to double its renewable energy capacity by 2030, both in France and worldwide. The Red Pine wind farm is located […]

EDF Energies Nouvelles commissions a 115 MWp solar power plant in Chile

EDF Energies Nouvelles is announcing the commissioning of the 115 MWp Santiago Solar photovoltaic power plant in Chile. This large-scale new solar energy facility in the country represents another step forward under the EDF Group’s Cap 2030 strategy, which aims to double its renewable energy capacity by 2030 both in France and worldwide. The Santiago […]

EDF Energies Nouvelles commissions a 224 MW wind farm in Canada

EDF Energies Nouvelles is announcing the commissioning of the 224 MW Nicolas-Riou wind farm by its local subsidiary, EDF EN Canada. Following the facility’s completion, EDF Energies Nouvelles has over 1.6 gigawatt (GW) combined wind and solar installed capacity in Canada. The Nicolas-Riou wind farm is located in south-eastern Quebec. With 224.25 MW in installed […]

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 […]