EDF plans to build offshore wind farm in New Jersey.

EDF plans to build offshore wind farm in New Jersey.

EDF has submitted a plan to build America’s second offshore wind farm in New Jersey. The energy giant, better known for running France’s fleet of nuclear plants, has partnered with Fisherman’s Energy on the planning application. If successful, the Nautilus wind farm will be constructed three miles off the coast of Atlantic City, with a […]

EDF Group inaugurates two ground breaking energy transition projects.

On Friday 22 June 2018, Jean-Bernard Lévy, the EDF Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bruno Bensasson, the Group Executive Vice-President in charge of Renewable Energies and Simone Rossi, EDF Energy Chief Executive Officer officially opened two ground breaking projects in the United Kingdom: the Blyth off-shore wind farm and the West Burton B battery […]

France’s EDF buys Scottish offshore wind project.

France’s EDF buys Scottish offshore wind project.

France’s EDF has bought a 450MW wind farm project off the coast of Scotland from Mainstream Renewable Power, the companies said. The Neart na Gaoithe project, expected to start generating power in 2023, is estimated to cost about 1.8 billion pounds to build, and will be capable of providing enough electricity to power around 375,000 […]

Saudi Arabia receives four bids for first wind power project.

Saudi Arabia receives four bids for first wind power project.

Saudi Arabia received four bids for the first wind-power project it tendered to international companies, without revealing information about the offers. The bidders for the 400-megawatt project are ACWA Power, the renewable energy units of European utilities Electricite de France and Enel, and Engie’s International Power, according to a notice Tuesday from the Energy Ministry’s […]

Speyside communities accuse EDF of attempting to short change them by £16million.

Speyside communities have claimed they are being shortchanged by £16million by EDF Renewable Energy. Speyside is an area in north-east Scotland, famous for its single malt Scotch whiskies, distilled in Strathspey, the area around the River Spey in Moray and Badenoch and Strathspey, in northeastern Scotland. The two best-selling single malt whiskies in the world, The […]

EDF Energies Nouvelles rebrands as EDF Renewables.

EDF Energies Nouvelles rebrands as EDF Renewables.

Effective today, more than 20 international subsidiaries of EDF Energies Nouvelles will operate under the brand EDF Renewables. In North America specifically, EDF Renewable Energy, EDF Renewable Services, EDF EN Canada, EDF EN Mexico and groSolar will transition to the new visual identity in their respective geographic and business areas of expertise. The decision to […]

JA Solar Supplies Mono PERC Modules for 250MW Solar Project in Israel.

JA Solar Holdings, one of the world’s largest solar product manufacturers, today announced the shipment of modules to the Ashalim 250MW solar project, which is the largest utility-scale project using JA’s Mono PERC modules in Israel. The project is being developed by the large electric utility company Electricite De France S.A. (“EDF”) and a leading Israeli […]

Egyptian renewable energy disinvestment over price and arbitration disagreements.

Egyptian renewable energy disinvestment over price and arbitration disagreements.

Italy’s Enel Green Power has exited the renewable energy market in Egypt and is seeking compensation for investments it has already injected, according to Al-Borsa newspaper. The move comes as international investors and the government disagree on the government’s insistence over domestic arbitration and pricing concerns due to lingering fears of further devaluation of the […]