Continuing its wind energy development in Europe, EDF Energies Nouvelles
(Paris:EEN) announces the commissioning of the Monte Grighine wind farm. With an
installed capacity of 98.9 MW, it represents the largest wind farm in Italy.
Located in the Oristano province of Sardinia, the Monte Grighine wind farm is
equipped with 43 turbines supplied by German manufacturer Nordex.
This facility is equally owned by EDF EN Italia, a 95%-owned subsidiary of EDF
Energies Nouvelles, and Danish wind energy company Greentech Energy Systems A/S
under the partnership agreement signed in 2009. EDF Energies Nouvelles owns 47
MW net of the facility.
The Monte Grighine wind farm represents the sixth project completed by EDF EN
Italia. EDF Energies Nouvelles group has to date commissioned 365 MW in gross
capacity in Italy, including 173.4 MW for its own account.
About EDF Energies Nouvelles
With operations in Europe and North America, EDF Energies Nouvelles is a market
leader in green electricity production. With a development focused on wind
energy for several years and more recently on solar photovoltaic, the Group is
also present in other segments of the renewable energies market: small hydro,
marine energy, biomass, biofuel and biogas. In addition, the Group is expanding
in the distributed renewable energies sector.
EDF Energies Nouvelles, 50 %-owned by the EDF Group, is listed in Euronext Paris
since November 2006 (code “EEN”, ISIN code: FR0010400143).
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