EDF Renewables

BluEarth Renewables Signs Long-Term Power Purchase Agreement with Shell Energy for Hand Hills Wind Project in Alberta

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 2:00pm

Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - April 8, 2021) - BluEarth Renewables, through its subsidiary, BER Hand Hills Wind LP, ("BluEarth") today announced the signing of a long-term Power Purchase Agreement ("PPA") with Shell Energy North America (Canada), Inc. ("Shell Energy").

Key Points: 
  • Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - April 8, 2021) - BluEarth Renewables, through its subsidiary, BER Hand Hills Wind LP, ("BluEarth") today announced the signing of a long-term Power Purchase Agreement ("PPA") with Shell Energy North America (Canada), Inc. ("Shell Energy").
  • The PPA will directly support the construction of the 130 MW Hand Hills Wind Project (the "Project"), located northeast of Drumheller, Alberta.
  • "The Hand Hills Wind Project is the fourth construction project we've announced in Alberta within the last 12 months.
  • "We're pleased to be working with BluEarth to enable the development of the Hand Hills Wind Project in Alberta by purchasing renewable power," said Carolyn Comer, Senior Vice President Shell Energy Americas.

Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind Responds to Biden Administration Plan to Create Tens of Thousands of Green Jobs and Strengthen Renewable Infrastructure

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 5:36pm

As a developer, we appreciate the advancement of critical permitting milestones for projects in New Jersey and beyond.

Key Points: 
  • As a developer, we appreciate the advancement of critical permitting milestones for projects in New Jersey and beyond.
  • Together, these priorities will accelerate offshore wind growth and its many economic benefits for coastal communities.
  • About Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind, LLC:
    Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind, LLC is a 50/50 partnership between Shell New Energies US LLC and EDF Renewables North America.
  • Atlantic Shores, once fully developed, has the potential to generate over 3,000 MW (3 GW) in wind energy and power nearly 1.5 million homes.

NIPSCO, EDP Renewables to Bring Indiana Crossroads II Wind Farm and Indiana Crossroads Solar Park to Northwest Indiana

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 - 1:08pm

The BTA will allow for the construction of the 200 MW Indiana Crossroads Solar Park in White County, which is anticipated to become operational in 2022.

Key Points: 
  • The BTA will allow for the construction of the 200 MW Indiana Crossroads Solar Park in White County, which is anticipated to become operational in 2022.
  • EDP Renewables is the largest operator of wind farms in the state, with 1,001 MW of operational capacity.
  • The Indiana Crossroads II Wind Farm and Indiana Crossroads Solar Park add to 11 renewable energy projects previously announced as part of NiSource's customer-centric "Your Energy, Your Future" initiative, which includes the generation transition plan at NIPSCO.
  • EDP Renewables North America (EDPRNA) and its subsidiaries develop, construct, own, and operate wind farms and solar parks throughout North America.

AVANGRID Offshore Wind Joint Venture Vineyard Wind 1 Achieves Key Regulatory Milestone

Monday, March 8, 2021 - 5:01pm

The project is under development by Vineyard Wind, a joint venture between Avangrid Renewables, a subsidiary of AVANGRID, Inc., and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP).

Key Points: 
  • The project is under development by Vineyard Wind, a joint venture between Avangrid Renewables, a subsidiary of AVANGRID, Inc., and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP).
  • BOEMs thorough review of Vineyard Wind 1 ensures that both the project and the offshore wind industry are well-positioned for long-term success.
  • Located 15 miles off the coast of Marthas Vineyard, Vineyard Wind 1 is slated to become the first large-scale offshore wind farm in the United States.
  • Avangrid Renewables, a leading developer of onshore wind and solar, is also pioneering the development of offshore wind in the U.S.

EDF Renewables North America Signs Virtual Power Purchase Agreement with Enterprise Products for Solar Energy

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 5:10pm

EDF Renewables North America today announced a power purchase agreement for the second tranche of the Space City Solar Project with an affiliate of Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE: EPD) for 100 MWac / 132 MWdc.

Key Points: 
  • EDF Renewables North America today announced a power purchase agreement for the second tranche of the Space City Solar Project with an affiliate of Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE: EPD) for 100 MWac / 132 MWdc.
  • Space City Solar is specially designed to generate clean energy while minimizing impacts to wildlife, habitat, and other environmental resources.
  • About EDF Renewables North America:
    EDF Renewables North America is a market leading independent power producer and service provider with 35 years of expertise in renewable energy.
  • EDF Renewables North America is a subsidiary of EDF Renouvelables, the dedicated renewable energy affiliate of the EDF Group.

EDF Renewables North America Announces Commercial Operations at Desert Harvest 1 and Desert Harvest 2 Solar Projects

Friday, January 29, 2021 - 7:31pm

EDF Renewables North America today announced the completion and commercial operation of the Desert Harvest 1 (114 MWdc) and Desert Harvest 2 (100 MWdc) Solar Projects.

Key Points: 
  • EDF Renewables North America today announced the completion and commercial operation of the Desert Harvest 1 (114 MWdc) and Desert Harvest 2 (100 MWdc) Solar Projects.
  • The coupling of storage and solar demonstrates EDF Renewables ability to address specific challenges posed by the California duck curve.
  • EDF Renewables is pleased to partner with MCE and SCPPAs participating members Anaheim, Burbank, and Vernon to supply affordable, in-state solar energy to their respective customers through the Desert Harvest Solar Projects, commented Ryan Pfaff, Executive Vice President of Development at EDF Renewables.
  • EDF Renewables North America is a subsidiary of EDF Renouvelables, the dedicated renewable energy affiliate of the EDF Group.

DGAP-News: Blue Elephant Energy AG: Blue Elephant Energy signs joint development agreement for 237 MWp Solar in Italy and the Netherlands with Greencells Group

Friday, January 29, 2021 - 8:01am

Blue Elephant Energy AG (BEE), a Hamburg-based independent operator of solar and wind power plants and Greencells Group ("Greencells"), a global service provider for the development, construction, and maintenance of utility-scale solar power plants, have entered into a joint development agreement for a portfolio of 237 MWp of solar capacity in Italy and the Netherlands.

Key Points: 
  • Blue Elephant Energy AG (BEE), a Hamburg-based independent operator of solar and wind power plants and Greencells Group ("Greencells"), a global service provider for the development, construction, and maintenance of utility-scale solar power plants, have entered into a joint development agreement for a portfolio of 237 MWp of solar capacity in Italy and the Netherlands.
  • "We are pleased to expand our long-standing business relationship with Greencells with the successful execution of this joint development agreement.
  • Andreas Hoffmann, CEO of Greencells Group, adds: "The development agreement now concluded represents another important milestone in the cooperation with our long-standing partner Blue Elephant Energy.
  • About Blue Elephant Energy AG:
    Blue Elephant Energy AG (BEE) acquires and operates Solar Parks and Wind Farms in eight countries with a focus on Western-Europe.

EDF Renewables Acquires Remaining Interest in EnterSolar

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 5:00pm

EDF Renewables previously held a 50-percent interest in EnterSolar in a strategic partnership they announced on September 24, 2018 .

Key Points: 
  • EDF Renewables previously held a 50-percent interest in EnterSolar in a strategic partnership they announced on September 24, 2018 .
  • Declercq added, With skillful and talented employees at all levels, EnterSolar positions EDF Renewables Distributed Solutions Group for a promising and successful future.
  • About EDF Renewables North America:
    EDF Renewables North America is a market leading independent power producer and service provider with 35 years of expertise in renewable energy.
  • EDF Renewables North America is a subsidiary of EDF Renouvelables, the dedicated renewable energy affiliate of the EDF Group.

Augwind to build 120 MWh electricity storage systems in one of the world's largest Energy Storage tenders

Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 3:00pm

Augwind announced today the winning of a sizeable governmental tender thatwas led in Israel by the Government's Electricity Authority, in a scale of 2.5 GWh storage.

Key Points: 
  • Augwind announced today the winning of a sizeable governmental tender thatwas led in Israel by the Government's Electricity Authority, in a scale of 2.5 GWh storage.
  • Augwind has expanded the relations with Solegreen by signing an agreement to promote and build photovoltaic power generation projects incorporating Augwind's AirBattery energy storage system.
  • Under the terms of the agreement, Augwind and EDF will work together to build and operate a 5 MW photovoltaic power plant, with a 20 MWh AirBattery storage system.
  • The assessed results signify an astonishing breakthrough in the field of Compressed Air energy storage, positioning Augwind's solution as a natural advantageous contender with compare to alternative technologies for various energy storage applications.

EDF, one of the world's largest electricity companies, expresses confidence in Augwind's AirBattery storage technology

Tuesday, December 29, 2020 - 3:00pm

Under the terms of the agreement, Augwind and EDF will work together to build and operate a 5 MW photovoltaic power plant integrated with a 20 MWh Augwind's storage system - AirBattery.

Key Points: 
  • Under the terms of the agreement, Augwind and EDF will work together to build and operate a 5 MW photovoltaic power plant integrated with a 20 MWh Augwind's storage system - AirBattery.
  • The project will be built as a pioneering facility with a secured PPA from the government's owned electricity company (IEC) for 23 years.
  • Or Yogev, CEO and Founder of Augwind , said:
    "Augwind aims for global expansion and a significant presence in the storage market through its groundbreaking technology.
  • Augwind will act as the storage supplier and lead all aspects of engineering, construction, operation and maintenance of the system.