Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

EDF Commissions 60 MWp Solar Plant in France

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 9/28/2012, Location: Europe

Share |
Continuing the development of its operations in Europe, EDF Energies Nouvelles announces the commissioning of asolar power plant, with an installed capacity of 60 MWp, at Crucey located in the Centre region of France. This innovative project also enabled the convertion of a military wasteland.

Located close to Chartres, in the French department of Eure-et-Loir, the Crucey solar photovoltaic plant is equipped with around 741,150 next-generation “thin-film” photovoltaic panels, manufactured by First Solar. This innovative project also sees the redevelopment of disused and polluted land on a former NATO air base into. The solar power plant generates electricity equivalent to that consumed by of around 28,000 people, and adequates to around 4,600 fewer tonnes of CO2 emitted per year.

The power plant, whose project started in 2009, has been developed and built by EDF EN France and has been put into service gradually since May 2012. It will be operated and maintained by EDF EN Services, a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles.

Photovoltaic Solar Energy News in France >>

Austria >>  9/24/2016 - Demand for OPEC crude for 2016 was revised down by 0.2 mb/d to stand at 31.7 mb/d, representing an increase of 1.7 mb/d from the previous year. Within...
Switzerland >>  9/21/2016 - NKT Cables is acquiring ABB’s global high-voltage cable system business with a total enterprise value of 836 million euros (US$934 million). High volt...

Austria >>  9/17/2016 - Preliminary data for July shows that total OECD commercial oil stocks fell by 2.1 mb to stand at 3,091 mb. At this level, OECD commercial oil stocks w...
Austria >>  9/14/2016 - Demand for OPEC crude for 2017 was revised down by 0.5 mb/d from the August MOMR, representing an increase of 0.8 mb/d over 2016, to average 32.5 mb/...

Austria >>  9/12/2016 - Crude Oil Price Movements
The OPEC Reference Basket rose 42¢ to $43.10/b in August. ICE Brent ended up 62¢ at $47.16/b, while NYMEX WTI w...

Austria >>  9/12/2016 - The trend of the past years’ moderate global growth is likely to continue in both 2016 and 2017. World GDP growth now is forecast at 2.9% for 2016 an...

Related Categories: Biomass Energy  General  Geothermal Energy  Hydropower  Photovoltaic Solar Energy  Solar thermal Energy  Wind Energy 

Related Articles: Biomass Energy  General  Geothermal Energy  Hydropower  Photovoltaic Solar Energy  Solar thermal Energy  Wind Energy 


France Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 |

More News

 

Oil & Gas Companies in France >>


Related Links

Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Privacy Policy.