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Voltalia's Fr. Guiana Woody Biomass Plant Begins Operation (Int'l.)
Date: 2021-01-06
The Paris-headquartered international renewable energy company Voltalia is reporting its Cacao forestry wood waste/woody biomass plant in Roura, French Guiana has begun operation. The €75 million plant has an installed capacity of 5.1 MW and 550 kW/250 Kwh storage capacity and is expected to prevent 28,500 tpy of CO2-equivalent emissions.

The company operates three solar, two biomass, and one hydroelectric, as well as battery storage units with a total installed capacity of 30 MW renewable energy facilities in French Guiana. (Source: Voltalia, PR, Website, Bioenergy Insights, 5 Jan., 2020) Contact: Voltalia, Sebastien Clerc, CEO, +33 (0)1 81 70 37 00,

More Low-Carbon Energy News Voltalia,  Woody Biomass,  

Voltalia Lauds 23-MW French Wind Farm First Power (Int'l. Report)
Date: 2020-12-23
French renewable power plants operator Voltalia SA is reporting first power generation from its 23.1-MW Sarry wind farm in Bourgogne-Franche-Comte, western France.

The wind farm incorporates 11 unites of Siemens Gamera's SG114 turbines and has in place a 15-year contract for difference (CfD) that was subsequently extended to 20 years in place. (Source: Voltalia, Website PR, 21 Dec., 2020) Contact: Voltalia, Sebastien Clerc, CEO, +33 (0)1 81 70 37 00,

More Low-Carbon Energy News Voltalia,  Wind,  Wind France,  

Nordex Supplying Turbines for 27.7 MW Brazilian Wind Farm (Int'l)
Date: 2020-08-26
Nordex is reporting receipt of a supply and installation order from Sao Paulo-based TODA Energia do Brasil for 8 units of its AW132/3465 wind turbines for a 27.7 MW wind farm in Paris-headquartered renewable energy developer Voltalia's 2.4 GW Serra Branca wind and solar cluster in north-eastern Brazil. The order includes a 15-year service contract.

Project construction is slated to break ground in March, 2021. The wind power project is part of the 2.4 GW Serra Branca cluster to which the Nordex Group previously provided wind turbines totaling 341 MW. (Source: Nordex, PR, reve, 25 Aug., 2020) Contact: TODA Corp., TODA Energia do Brasil, +55-11-3886-5844,; Voltalia, +33 1 81 70 37 00,,; Nordex, Felix Losada, +49 40 300 30 1000, +49 40 300 30 1101,,

More Low-Carbon Energy News Nordex,  Wind Turbine,  Voltalia,  

Voltalia's Brazilian Wind Farm Work Underway (Int'l. Report)
Date: 2020-08-05
The Paris-headquartered international renewable energy electric company Voltalia is reporting work on its 59-MW is underway and expected to start commercial power generation in the first half of 2021.

The wind farm will incorporate Nordex, 3.46 MW turbines that will be assembled in Brazil. (Source: Voltalia, PR, reve, 4 Aug., 2020) Contact: Voltalia, +33 1 81 70 37 00,,

More Low-Carbon Energy News Voltalia,  Wind,  Brazil Wind,  

Voltalia's Dorset UK Solar, Energy Storage Project Approved (Int'l.)
Date: 2020-01-31
Paris-headquartered renewable energy specialist Voltalia is reporting receipt of planning permission for its planned 40MW solar farm with battery storage in Dorset, England.

The company is moving the project into the implementation phase this year and will be looking for local partners in Dorset for the completion and delivery of the project. (Source: Voltalia, Energy Storage 30 Jan., 2020) Contact: Voltalia, +33 1 81 70 37 00,,

More Low-Carbon Energy News Voltalia,  Energy Storage,  Solar ,  

Voltalia's Egyptian Solar Park Construction Underway (Int'l)
Date: 2018-11-19
In Paris, French renewable energy company Voltalia SA is reporting construction is underway on its first African renewable energy project -- the 32-MW Ra Solar park in Egypt. Commissioning is slated for the second half of 2019.

When fully operational, the 93,150-panel Ra Solar plant will operate under a 25-year PPA with the state-owned Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company.

Voltalia reportedly plans to add 800 MW of capacity over the next five to eight years for the Egyptian market and will develop its own projects and projects for third party customers. (Source: Voltalia, Renewables Nov., 2018) Contact: Voltalia, Sebastien Clerc, CEO, +33 1 81 70 37 00,,

More Low-Carbon Energy News Voltalia,  Solar,  

Echoenergia Snares Voltalia 197MW Brazilian Wind Projects (M&A)
Voltalia, Echoenergia
Date: 2018-09-14
In Paris, French renewable energy company Voltalia is reporting the sale of 197MW of shovel-ready wind farm projects to private equity firm Actis Group's Brazilian-controlled company Echoenergia. Financial details have not been disclosed.

The firms have also entered a partnership which gives Sao Paulo-based Echoenergia access to a series of ready-to-build future wind projects of up to 500MW in North Eastern Brazil. Echoenergia currently has 700MW of installed capacity in the Northeastern states of Brazil. Voltalia owns a total installed capacity of 524MW. (Source: Voltalia, Power Tech., 12 Sept., 2018) Contact: Echoenergia, +55 11 4935-4000,; Voltalia, Sebastien Clerc, CEO, +33 1 81 70 37 00,,

More Low-Carbon Energy News Voltalia ,  Wind,  Echoenergia,  

Voltalia Inks 50MW Kenyan Solar Power Agreement (Int'l)
Kenya Power,Voltalia
Date: 2018-05-28
In Nairobi, electricity distributor Kenya Power is reporting a 20-yaer power purchase agreement (PPA) with French renewable energy firm Voltalia for the construction of a 50-MW solar project located in Kopere, Nandi county. The French firm use the expertise of Martifer Solar, which it acquired in 2016, for both construction and operation of the plant. Voltalia will act as the engineering, procurement, construction operations, and plant maintenance services provider. (Source: Kenya Power, Daily Nation, 27 Mat, 2018) Contact: Kenya Power,; Martifer Solar,; Voltalia Sebastien Clerc, CEO,

More Low-Carbon Energy News Martifer Solar,  

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