Total Commissions New Caledonia’s Largest Solar Plant with Storage

Total Quadran has announced that it has commissioned the Hélio Boulouparis 2, the largest solar power plant with energy storage in overseas France. Total Quadran, a wholly-owned Total subsidiary involved in the production of renewable electricity in France and its overseas territories, has announced that it has commissioned the Hélio Boulouparis 2, the largest solar power plant […]

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Boralex Announces Largest Renewable Energy Financing in France, Worth $1.7 bn

Boralex has successfully closed agreements for the largest refinancing agreement in the renewable energy sector in France worth USD 1.7 billion Boralex has announced that it has successfully closed agreements to refinance almost all of its wind farm operations in France, for a total of USD 1.7 billion (EUR 1.1 billion), divided among three credit agreements […]

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Octopus Acquires 9 Wind Farms from RES Group in $110 mn Deal

Octopus Renewables has agreed to purchase 9 wind energy farms in the UK, France and Ireland from RES Group for USD 110 million Octopus Renewables has agreed to purchase nine wind energy farms in the UK, France and Ireland from RES Group for a reported fee in the region of GBP 100 million (USD 110 […]

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EDF-led Consortium Wins 600 MW Dunkirk Offshore Wind Project

An EDF-led consortium has won the project to design, build, operate and maintain the future 600 MW Dunkirk offshore wind farm. After an invitation to tender held by the public authorities, France’s Ministry for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition has selected the EDF Group, via its EDF Renewables subsidiary, in partnership with Innogy and Enbridge, […]

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China, US & France Top 3 Markets for RE, India Slips to 4th: Report

China and US held the top 2 attractive markets’ status for Renewable energy according to EY index while India drops its third position. China and the US remained the most attractive markets for renewable energy in Ernst & Young’s 53rd edition of the Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI). The next spot was held by France which ranked third […]

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European Alliance Eyes €6 Bn Investment in EV Batteries

Political leaders across the European Union have long called for a coordinated effort for home-made batteries that would free carmakers from having to rely on Chinese batteries as the industry shifts away from combustion engines. European governments and companies will form an alliance for developing next-generation batteries for electric vehicles, investing between five and six billion euros in […]

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Senvion Installs the Tallest Wind Turbine in France

Germany-based Senvion, a leading global manufacturer of onshore and offshore wind turbines, has announced that it has installed the tallest wind turbines in France for BayWa r.e. With a tip height of 200 meters, the Senvion 3.0M122 wind turbines are currently being installed in the wind farm Les Landes, located in the French department of […]

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France Launches First Offshore Wind Power Project

LOC Renewables supplied MWS across the project, which enabled an efficient and successful delivery of the 2MW Floatgen.   LOC Renewables, a part of LOC Group, a leading international marine and engineering consulting firm, has successfully overseen the launch of France’s first offshore wind project. LOC Renewables supplied marine warranty surveying services (MWS) across the […]

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Union Cabinet Approves MoU Between India and France on Renewable Energy

The objective of the MoU as described in the press release, “is to define the modalities of discussions concerning, in particular, the future collaboration.” The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between India and France in the domain of renewable energy. The MoU was signed between […]

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