EDF Energies Nouvelles signs a power purchase agreement for a wind project of 100 MW at the…

Paris, June 21, 2017 – EDF Energies Nouvelles has signed a contract for the supply of electricity (PPA : Power Purchase Agreement) for the proposed wind farm Stoneray power of 100 MW, via its north american subsidiary, EDF Renewable Energy.

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The United States is a key market for the EDF Group, which has the ambition to double its renewable energy capacity by 2030, as part of its strategy 2030.

The proposed wind farm Stoneray is located on the counties of Pipestone and Murray, in the south-west of the State of Minnesota.

The installation will include up to 50 turbines. Its construction is expected to begin in early 2018 and its commissioning is expected in the course of the winter of 2018-2019.

The wind project has a contract to supply electricity in the long term with the municipal Agency of energy of the Minnesota Southern Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (SMMPA)).

The project is expected to create more than 150 jobs on the site and then ten perennial jobs, full-time.

At full capacity, the wind farm is expected to produce the equivalent of the annual electricity consumption of 47 000 households in Minnesota.

A subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles in North America EDF Renewable Energy, is one of the main actors of renewable energy in the United States, Canada and Mexico with 9 gigawatts of projects in development in the fields of solar and wind energy mainly.

EDF Energies Nouvelles is an international leader in renewable electricity, with an installed capacity of over 9.5 GW gross in the world. Its development is focused mainly on wind and solar photovoltaic. It is mostly present in Europe and North America, EDF energies nouvelles continues its development, taking a position on promising new markets and in new countries such as South Africa, Brazil, Chile, China or India. The Company, which is positioning itself strongly in the sector of offshore wind farms, is also present on other segments of the renewable energy market: marine energy, distributed energies as well as energy storage. EDF energies nouvelles ensures the development and construction of renewable energy projects as well as their operation and maintenance, for its own account and for the account of third parties. EDF Energies Nouvelles is a subsidiary of the EDF group dedicated to renewable energy development. For more information : www.edf-energies-nouvelles.com

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