Pursuing its expansion in the European wind energy segment, EDF Energies Nouvelles is announcing the commissioning of the Santa Luce wind farm in Italy with 23.4 MW in installed capacity.
Located in the province of Pisa (Tuscany), 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 favourable wind conditions.
EDF EN Italia, a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles and a major player in the Italian wind energy industry, owns a 50% interest in the Santa Luce facility alongside Fabbrica Energie Rinnovabili Alternative, an Italian developer active in the renewable energies sector for over ten years.
The completion of this latest project marks the entry into service of EDF Energies Nouvelles' tenth wind farm in the country, in which EDF EN has been present since 2001, and has lifted its gross installed wind energy capacity in Italy to 548.5 MW.
Operating in Europe and North America, EDF Energies Nouvelles is a market leader in green electricity production, with a portfolio of 4,200 MW of gross installed capacity. With a development focused on wind and solar photovoltaic energy, the Company recently entered new promising markets: Israel, Morocco, South Africa and Poland, and is expanding its business in offshore wind energy. The Company is also present in other segments of the renewable energy market: marine energy, biogas, biomass and small hydro as well as in distributed energies. EDF EN manages renewable energy projects’ development, financing, construction as well as operation and maintenance for its own accord and for third parties. EDF Energies Nouvelles is a subsidiary of the EDF Group and its renewable energy arm.
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