Wind Energy Plants in France - other regions
Ally
Location: Haute-Loire (Auvergne)
Operator: Boralex SA
Configuration: 29 X 1.5 MW
Operation: 2005
WTG supplier: GE Wind Energy
Quick facts: At completion, this wind park in in the communes of Ally and Mercoeur was the largest wind farm in France. Output is expected to be about 78 GWh/yr.

Photograph courtesy of Boralex Inc
Posted 7 Jan 2006

Antoigne
Location: Marne-et-Loire (Pays de la Loire)
Operator: Innergex
Configuration: 4 X 2.05-MW E82
Operation: 2015
WTG supplier: Enercon
EPC: WPD
Quick facts: This WPP near Saumur went online in May 2010. 69.5% ownership was acquired by Innergex in 2016.

Photograph courtesy of Innergex
Posted 5 Aug 2016

Auxois-Sud
Location: Cote d'Or (Bourgogne)
Operator: AXA Private Equity
Configuration: 6 X 2.0-MW V90
Operation: 2010
WTG supplier: Vestas
Quick facts: This WPP in the communes of Arconcey and Beurey-Bauguay went online in Jun 2010. In Apr 2011, it was acquired from Poweo by AXA and Neoen.

Photograph courtesy of Neoen
Posted 7 May 2017

Bais-et-Trans
Location: Mayenne (Pays de la Loire)
Operator: Neoen
Configuration: 3 X 2.0-MW E82
Operation: 2012
WTG supplier: Enercon
Quick facts: This WPP in Laval went online in Dec 2012.

Photograph courtesy of Neoen
Posted 7 May 2017

Bernay-Saint-Martin
Location: Charente-Maritime (Poitou-Charentes)
Operator: Societe Francaise d'Eoliennes
Configuration: 8 X 1.5-MW MD77
Operation: 2007
WTG supplier: REPower

Photograph courtesy of Societe Francaise d'Eoliennes
Posted 27 Jan 2008

Bois d'Anchat
Location: Loir-et-Cher (Centre)
Operator: Innergex
Configuration: 5 X 2.3-MW E82
Operation: 2014
WTG supplier: Enercon
EPC: WPD
Quick facts: This WPP near Orleans went online in Apr 2014. 69.5% ownership was acquired by Innergex in 2016.

Photograph courtesy of Innergex
Posted 5 Aug 2016

Bois des Cholletz
Location: Oise (Picardie)
Operator: Innergex
Configuration: 5 X 2.3-MW E82
Operation: 2015
WTG supplier: Enercon
EPC: WPD
Quick facts: This WPP near Amiens went online in Oct 2015. 69.5% ownership was acquired by Innergex in 2016.

Photograph courtesy of Innergex
Posted 5 Aug 2016

Bouin
Location: Vendee (Pays-de-la-Loire)
Operator: EDF Energies Nouvelles
Configuration: 8 X 2.5-MW N80
Operation: 2003
WTG supplier: Nordex

Photograph © S Debuire and courtesy of EDF Energies Nouvelles
Posted 31 Mar 2007

Caulieres-Eplessier
Location: Somme (Picardie)
Operator: E.ON France SAS
Configuration: 7 X 2.5-MW
Operation: 2011
WTG supplier: GE Wind

Photograph courtesy of E.ON
Posted 31 May 2015

Fonds-de-Fresnes
Location: Somme (Picardie)
Operator: Theolia
Configuration: 6 X 2-MW MM82
Operation: 2005-2006
WTG supplier: REpower Systems
EPC: CTE

Photograph courtesy of Theolia
Posted 7 Jul 2007

La-Montagne
Location: Cote d'Or (Bourgogne)
Operator: Neoen
Configuration: 6 X 2.0-MW V100
Operation: 2014
WTG supplier: Vestas
EPC: Cegelec, Giboulot Bernard
Quick facts: This WPP in the communes of Grosbois-en-Montagne, St-Anthot et Vieilmoulin went online in Oct 2014.

Photograph courtesy of Neoen
Posted 7 May 2017

Le Carreaxu Beauce
Location: Eure-el-Loire (Centre)
Operator: ERG Renew
Configuration: 4 X 2.3 MW N900
Operation: 2006
WTG supplier: Nordex
EPC: Nordex, CTE SA

Photograph courtesy of ERG Renew
Posted 27 Jun 2010

Lehaucourt
Location: Aisne (Picardie)
Operator: E.ON France SAS
Configuration: 4 X 2.5-MW N90
Operation: 2006
WTG supplier: Nordex

Photograph courtesy of E.ON
Posted 31 May 2015

Longue Epine
Location: Somme (Picardie)
Operator: EDF Energies Nouvelles
Configuration: 5 X 2-MW MM82
Operation: 2005-2006
WTG supplier: REpower Systems

Photograph courtesy of EDF Energies Nouvelles
Posted 1 Apr 2007

Roussas
Location: Drome (Rhone-Alpes)
Operator: Eole-RES
Configuration: 12 X 1.75 MW V66
Operation: 2006
WTG supplier: Vestas
Quick facts: Average wind speeds at the site are around 7.5m/s, giving an estimated site production of 50 GWh/year. Power is transmitted from the site to the grid by a 13km transmission line.

Photograph courtesy of Eole-RE
Posted 2 Sep 2006

 
Saint-Crepin
Location: Charente-Maritime (Poitou-Charentes)
Operator: Societe Francaise d'Eoliennes
Configuration: 6 X 2-MW MD77
Operation: 2007
WTG supplier: REPower
EPC: CTE

Photograph courtesy of Societe Francaise d'Eoliennes
Posted 27 Jan 2008

Widehem
Location: Pas-de-Calais (Nord-Pas-de-Calais)
Operator: Societe Francaise d'Eoliennes
Configuration: 6 X 750-kW J48
Operation: 2006
WTG supplier: Jeumont
EPC: Linergie

Photograph courtesy of Societe Francaise d'Eoliennes
Posted 27 Jan 2008

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 07-May-2017

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