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France's H1 wind turbine additions almost halve

A total of 363 MW of new wind turbine capacity started feeding electricity to the French power network in the first half of 2020, new statistics show.

read more... 01/09/2020


Nordex to sell 2.7GW European renewables portfolio to RWE for over €400m

From the overall pipeline, about 1.9GW is present in France in various project phases

read more... 04/08/2020


Plans unveiled for €1.6bn gigafactory in France to supercharge growing battery demand

Production in the gigafactory is scheduled to begin in 2023 with a capacity of 16GWh of battery cells which will later increase to 50GWh

read more... 31/07/2020


Assembly of world’s largest nuclear fusion reactor begins in France

A total of 35 nations are currently collaborating to build tokamak, a magnetic fusion device, which aims to demonstrate the real potential of fusion as a large scale carbon-free source of energy

read more... 30/07/2020


EDF revises 2020 forecast for French nuclear output

EDF is revising upwards its nuclear output estimate in France for 2020, to around 315-325 terawatt-hours. In April, the French state-owned utility said it expected generation this year to be about 300 TWh, down from an initial expectation of 375-390 TWh before the coronavirus outbreak.

read more... 07/07/2020