Greencoat Renewables acquires three wind farms of 51.9MW capacity in France

The €30.3m purchase from John Laing Group marks the company’s first investment in continental European renewable energy market

EU bank lends €250m for green homes in Paris

It says the new finance will help create 2,580 energy efficient new homes and generate 5,000 new jobs in Paris

Total builds France’s ‘largest battery storage project’ in Dunkirk

The new €15m facility site will support the stability of the French power grid

Iberdrola to build €2.4bn offshore wind farm in France

The installed capacity of 496MW will generate enough clean energy to satisfy the needs of around 835,000 consumers

New EV allows teens to drive for €20 per month

Citroën has launched a new EV which charges in two hours, doesn’t require a licence and is accessible with the driver’s smartphone

France dismantles its oldest nuclear plant

France plans to reduce nuclear power by 50% by 2035

France’s ENGIE inks renewable PPA in Spain

It will supply more than 400GWh of electricity annually to FORTIA, a company that manages the supply of energy for large industrial corporations

US announces $50m fund to support fusion energy

Fusion research aims to copy the process which powers the Sun for a new large-scale source of clean energy on Earth

ENGIE and EDPR sign off on offshore wind joint venture

The two companies are combining their offshore wind assets and project pipeline, starting with 1.5GW under construction and 3.7GW under development

Total buys 50% stake in Adani’s solar business for $510m

The solar portfolio has a total operating capacity of 2GW which is spread across 11 states in India