Total, via Total Quadran, a wholly-owned affiliate devoted to growing and producing renewable power in France, was awarded with 131 megawatt-peak (MWp) of photo voltaic initiatives – or 20% of the entire up for the seventh spherical of the CRE four (French Energy Regulatory Commission) tender for ground-mounted photo voltaic parks, in addition to 5.6 MWp of photo voltaic within the French Overseas departments and collectivities (ZNI1 ).
More than half the capacities awarded fall beneath Total’s program to solarize its industrial services and reuse of business brownfield websites, together with:
Total’s future largest ground-mounted photo voltaic plant in France: the 50 MWp photo voltaic plant in Valenciennes is the biggest undertaking awarded within the name for tenders and Total Quadran’s greatest photo voltaic plant to this point. It can be put in on Total’s former refinery website that has been redeveloped by RETIA2. The photo voltaic plant will provide inexperienced electrical energy to almost 32,000 folks when it comes on stream in 2022.
the biggest photovoltaic energy plant of the Greater Paris Region: situated close to the Grandpuits refinery, the 25 MWp photo voltaic plant would be the largest within the Greater Paris Region. It will generate sufficient renewable electrical energy to cowl the wants of practically 17,000 folks. The plant is scheduled to return on stream by 2022.
The initiatives of Lavéra (three MWp), situated in Bouches-du-Rhône, Serpaize (5 MWp) and Brignoud (four MWp), each in Isère, all situated on industrial brownfield websites had been additionally included within the successful CRE four.7 tender.
“Total Quadran is proud to rank amongst France’s renewable power leaders. The outcomes of this name for tenders illustrate our skill to place collectively strong, aggressive bids in an more and more aggressive setting,” stated Thierry Muller, General Manager of Total Quadran. “Total’s program to solarize industrial services by enhancing brownfield websites is a key issue on this success which we intend to hold on.”
Total Quadran, a pioneer of renewable energies in France, develops, builds and operates renewable electrical energy technology sources (wind, photovoltaic, hydro and biogas). Total Quadran operates over 300 renewable power vegetation in France totaling practically 1000 MW, producing 1,765 GWh of renewable electrical energy per 12 months. This is the equal of the annual consumption of practically 1 million folks and annual financial savings of practically 560,000 tons of CO2 emissions.
Quadran is a French firm working energy vegetation from renewable sources primarily based in Beziers in southern France. Founded in 2013 by the merger of JMB Energy and Aérowatt, it has been a part of the Direct Energy group since 2017, itself a part of the Total group since 2018. As of September 1, 2019, Quadran is renamed Total Quadran
(Source and picture: Total Quadran – Quadran operated windfarm at Res-le-Camazou in Southern France)
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