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The Desjardins Group Pension Plan to acquire a portion of EDF Renewables Canada Inc.’s stake in the Cypress Wind Project

MONTREAL, Quebec (June 19, 2019) — The Desjardins Group Pension Plan (DGPP) has committed to acquire, upon completion of construction and upon certain other terms and conditions, a portion of EDF Renewables Canada Inc.’s stake in the Cypress Wind Project. The Project will consist of 48 turbines with a total capacity of 201.6 megawatts and will... Read More

EDF Renewables Canada in Partnership with the Blood Tribe Secures Wind Project in Alberta

CALGARY, Alberta (Dec. 18, 2018): EDF Renewables, Canada today announced the signing of a 20-year Renewable Electricity Support Agreement (RESA) with the Alberta Electricity System Operator (AESO) for the renewable attributes related to the 201.6 megawatt (MW) Cypress Wind Project. The contract, secured through Round 2 of the Renewable Electricity Program’s (REP2) competitive procurement process... Read More

RIÉBSL, RIÉGÎM and EDF Renewables Celebrates the Inauguration of the Nicolas-Riou Wind Project

SAINT-MATHIEU-DE-RIOUX, Quebec–Régie intermunicipale de l’énergie du Bas-Saint-Laurent (RIÉBSL), the Régie Intermunicipale de l’Energie Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine (RIÉGÎM) and EDF Renewables, together with around 170 guests, celebrated the inauguration of the Nicolas-Riou Wind Project today. The Project, with a capacity of 224.25 megawatts (MW), illustrates the importance of collaboration and support of local communities in the development and implementation of renewable energy projects.... Read More

RIEBSL, RIEGÎM and EDF Renewables Announce the Commissioning of the Nicolas-Riou Wind Project

MONTREAL, Quebec (January 10, 2018): EDF Renewables Inc., a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles, Régie intermunicipale de l’énergie du Bas-Saint-Laurent (RIEBSL), and Régie intermunicipale de l’énergie Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine (RIEGÎM), are pleased to announce the commissioning of the Nicolas-Riou wind project. This 224.25 megawatt (MW) project comprises 65 turbines of 3.45 MW supplied by Vestas. Nicolas-Riou is... Read More

EDF Renewables’ Vulcan Solar Project Receives Alberta Utilities Commission Approval

CALGARY, Alberta (December 15, 2016): EDF Renewables Inc., a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles Group, today announced the approval by the Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC) to construct and operate the Vulcan Solar Hybrid Energy Centre (Vulcan Solar Project).  The proposed 77.5 megawatt (MWAC) solar photovoltaic (PV) facility is located in Vulcan County near the Village... Read More