EDF EN commissions new wind farm in Italy

27/02/2013 00:59 Renewable


French developer EDF Energies Nouvelles has commissioned the 23.4 MW Santa Luce wind farm in the province of Pisa, in Italy. The Santa Luce wind farm comprises 13 turbines supplied by Vestas, each with a unit capacity of 1.8 MW. The wind farm's location boasts highly favorable wind conditions.

EDF EN Italia, a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles owns a 50 % interest in the facility together with Fabbrica Energie Rinnovabili, an Italian developer which is active in the renewable energies sector by more than a decade. The Santa Luce project means that EDF EN has currently 10 operational wind farms and a total installed capacity of 548.5MW in Italy, where it has been present since 2001. Operating in Europe and North America, EDF Energies Nouvelles is a market leader in green electricity production, with a portfolio of about 4,200 MW of gross installed capacity. EDF Energies Nouvelles is a subsidiary of the EDF Group.

PGE posts 80% rise in 2019 wholesale power sales

01/04/2020 10:45:00

Polish utility PGE sold 61.4 TWh of output on power exchange TGE and the balancing market in 2019, up 80% from the pervious year, the company said late on Tuesday.


Daily (31.03.2020): Oil prices plummeted to 18-year lows on Monday as demand suffers an unprecedented decline

31/03/2020 10:51:00

Crude oil prices crashed to fresh 18-year lows on Monday as growing fears over the coronavirus pandemic eroded demand, while the Saudi Arabia-Russia price war threatened to overload the market. Brent crude collapsed by 8.7% to close at $22.76 a barrel, the lowest settlement since November 2002. Meanwhile, the U.S. WTI crude plunged by 6.6% to end at $20.09 a barrel.


Vestas wins 109MW French fancy

31/03/2020 09:28:00

Vestas has secured a turbine order totalling 109MW from an undisclosed customer in France for an unnamed wind farm.