Italy: ERG expands in France

12/10/2017 13:34 Wind


ERG Eolienne France inked a deal to purchase a 75% interest in two French wind farms with a total capacity of 16.25MW from the local firm Vent d'Est for €12.9 million.

The wind farms are the 12MW Voie Sacree which has been running since 2007, and the 4.25MW Epense facility, functional since 2005.

The remaining 25% is possessed by Renvico France, according to ERG.


The deal which is likely to be completed by the end of this year aims to boost ERG ’s capacity to 270MW in France.

ERG and Vent d'Est decided to cooperate as well in the development of new projects in France totaling 300MW.

252 chargers for electric vehicles until 2020 will be provided within NEXT-E project

20/11/2017 16:35:00

NEXT-E project will supply 222 fast (50 kW) and 30 ultra-fast (150-350 kW) chargers for electric vehicles for Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia and Romania by the end of 2020, as reported by Balkan Green Energy News.


Luxembourg to become a European funding center for renewables

20/11/2017 16:21:00

At the COP23 summit held in Bonn, Luxembourg’s finance and environment ministers met directors of the European Investment Bank to discuss about the institution of a de-risking mechanism to allow the financial backing of ecologically-friendly projects. Luxembourg is a very small country but releases a big amount of emissions and wants to become less polluting.


UK Embassy launches solar power unit in Peru

20/11/2017 11:05:00

A solar project backed by the UK has been officially launched in Peru.