Engie inks renewables take care of Orange France
provider's power supply fulfilled by wind and solar capability in France. The aggregated portfolio that will produce the electrical energy for a
Feb 15, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, France, PPA, Engie, Europe, Orange, Fabienne Dulac
Neoen Wins 81.6 MWp in Solar Projects in France
to a consortium of local authorities will be among Neoen's biggest in France. The park will help restore former military land that has actually experienced
Feb 18, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, France, Europe, neoen, solar projects, Xavier Barbaro
France desires 6.5 GW of hydrogen capability by 2030
government desires 6.5 GW of hydrogen generation capacity by 2030 under the France Relance Covid recuperation strategy. The information were exposed by priest
Sep 10, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Solar to Fuel, France, Europe, hydrogen, Barbara Pompili, Bruno Le Maire
Akuo enlists crowdfunding partner for 17MWp floating project in France
can now bankroll the deployment of a large-scale floating solar plant in France, a project by Paris-headquartered Akuo Energy. On Wednesday, the
Oct 3, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, France, floating PV, Europe, akuo, Allianz Crowdlending
ReneSola Joins Consortium Developing 30 MW Solar Plant in France
a consortium to establish a large ground-mounted solar plant in the south of France. The plant is expected to create 46 GWh, and also supply electrical energy to
Jun 11, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, France, pv power plants, Europe, renesola, Yumin Liu, International, Projects, Josef Kastner, Aups, Tenergie
More than 5,000 heaps of modules gathered for recycling in France
PV Cycle recycled more than 280,000 end-of-life photovoltaic panels in France last year. Around 95% of them, PV Cycle stated, will be processed at the
Feb 4, 2020 // Policy, France, Europe, recycling, PV Cycle
ENGIE granted 235MW of wind and also solar tenders in France
consisting of Nouvelle Aquitaine, PACA, Grand Est, Normandy and also Hauts de France. ENGIE renewables executive vice-president Gwénaëlle Avice-Huet
Apr 9, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, France, Engie, tender, Europe
One more PPA for large scale solar in France
has actually protected its 4th offer for an unsubsidized solar plant in France. The French designer will provide energy generated at two solar plants with a
Jun 10, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, France, Voltalia, Europe, Sébastien Clerc
France included 176 MW of solar in very first 3 months of the year
France included 176 MW of brand-new solar on the landmass in the very first 3 months of the year, according to the 34th version of the Observatory of photovoltaic solar power record released by thinktank France Territoire Solaire. A quarter noted by the arrival of the Covid-19 coronavirus in the country saw the new-solar generation capability number loss from the previous three-month home window, when 205 MW had actually been linked. " With 176 MW linked, this initial quarter of 2020 reveals a 2nd successive decline in quantities after a currently frustrating 4th quarter of 2019," claimed Antoine Huard, head of state of France Territoire Solaire. "The appealing pattern that we had the ability to find in the 3rd as well as 2nd quarters of 2019 has, consequently, not been verified." The Covid impact With the general public wellness dilemma disrupting the supply of solar power devices at the beginning of a covid-19 as well as the year closure closing PV websites from mid-March, Huard pointed out the remarkable scenario as the principal description for the quarterly downturn. The thinktank kept in mind development in the quantity of medium-sized roof varieties-- with generation abilities of 9-100 kW-- and also of bigger, 250 kW-1 MW roofing systems, with returns of 66 MW and also 6 MW, specifically. "The medium-size roof section is going back to development contrasted to the previous quarter and also reveals an extremely high degree of brand-new links," specified France Territoire Solaire. Nonetheless, sub-9 kW property installments, 100-250 kW business roofs and also PV projects with greater than 1 MW of capability all endured decreases in quantity, quarter on quarter, according to the thinktank, with roll-out of 23 MW, 15 MW as well as 63 MW, specifically. Huge solar The big range solar section particularly, stated France Territoire Solaire, was "noted by a sharp decrease, which can be as a result of the cessation of Asian manufacturing of specific elements such as inverters and also components, because of the health and wellness situation." Development was level for self-consumption systems, with virtually 6,500 included from January throughout of March although the overall power capability of such systems attached has actually dropped a little on the previous 2 quarters. France got to 71,261 self-consumption installments throughout the initial quarter for overall ability of 283 MW. Around 80% of those selections had a generation ability of 1-6 kW and also some 96% of self-consumption systems run under net-metering policies. Solar made up simply 1.2% of French power intake at the end of February, according to the France Territoire Solaire record.
May 20, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Residential, Markets & Finance News, Inverters, France, Europe, covid-19, Antoine Huard, large scale solar, France Territoire Solaire
France has actually breached the 10 GW solar obstacle
France surpassed 10 GW of grid-connected solar generation capacity in the first 3 months of the year, after installing virtually 7,000 new solar parks, most of them in the bright south of the country, according to the French Ministry of Energy's Department of Information as well as Statistical Studies (SDES). The country's grid-connected PV capacity reached 10.1 GW at the end of March after 182 MW of solar was attached in the initial quarter. PV power generation in the period totaled up to 2.3 TWh, a boost of 3% compared to the same home window in 2019, according to the SDES numbers, as solar energy accounted for 1.7% of French electrical power intake in the first three months. France included 6,933 new setups in the initial quarter, with the 182 MW included a yearly surge of 7%, the SDES reported. The extra solar plants pressed total ability in the nation to 10,072 MW, up from 9,892 MW at the end of in 2015. The first quarter of last year brought 6,994 new installations with an incorporated ability of 170 MW. The new links this year were mainly focused in the southern areas of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, Occitanie as well as Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, which in between them provided 122 MW of the new generation capability.
Jun 1, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Residential, Markets & Finance News, France, Europe
France set up 379 MW of PV in H1
French authorities have actually published new solar stats for France, mostly by grouping with each other connection information given by grid drivers Enedis,
Aug 28, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, France, Europe
France sets scene for decade-long PV boom with 2GW auction push
France has laid the groundwork for a new period of solar growth with the announcement of three new government solar auctions for 2020. Two tenders, due in principle in January and June 2020, will cater to ground-mounted PV projects. A separate, smaller auction in February will seek bids from rooftop developers. The ground-mounted auctions will be for 850MW and 1GW of capacity respectively, while the rooftop-focused tender will offer up 300MW. The news comes less than one month after the government wrapped up the final auction in its ground-mounted PV programme, which saw 4GW of capacity awarded over two years. In a release, Environment Minister Elisabeth Borne said the three new tenders will allow the country to boost its capacity by 20% and help make solar energy a "pillar" of the French electric system. France wants to quadruple its current installed PV capacity of 9.1GW to between 35.6 and 44.5GW in 2028, split between ground-mounted (20.6-25GW) and rooftop (15-19.5GW) plants. In early August, a spokesperson from the government told PV Tech the country's plan is to tender up to 2GW annually over the coming years. To date, solar deployment in France has remained largely driven by auctions and subsidies, with PPA activity emerging at a slower pace than subsidy-free hotspot Spain.  A 300MW rooftop solar tender is already planned for this October.
Sep 2, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Rooftop PV, France, tender, ground-mounted pv, Europe, rooftop PV
France's Voltalia indicators 16 MW solar PPA with store Decathlon
MWh in Q2. The contract relates to a Voltalia solar farm project in southeast France, to be appointed in 2023. Manufacturing is estimated at 26 GWh/year, around
Nov 4, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, France, PPA, Voltalia, Europe, Decathlon
Ikea prolongs PV deal to France
furnishings titan Ikea will start marketing solar components online in France from the fall. The business's solar companion in the nation will certainly be
Jul 13, 2020 // Residential, Markets & Finance News, Policy, France, Voltalia, Europe, ikea
France powers up Europe’s self-styled largest floating PV project
last Friday the operational launch of Akuo’s O’MEGA 1 installation in Southern France. Documented by social media posts, Borne and Poirson's visit saw
Oct 21, 2019 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Policy, Floating PV, France, floating PV, Europe, Elisabeth Borne, akuo, Ciel & Terre, ciel et terre, Brune Poirson