La Haute-Lys is a 37.5MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Hauts-de-France, France. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in October 2004.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 37.5 37.5 Active Hauts-de-France, France Albioma; Total Direct Energie


The project was developed by Albioma and Total Direct Energie. The project is currently owned by Engie with a stake of 50%.

The project generates 78,840MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 30,000 households.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in October 2004.

Contractors Involved

GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 25 units of 1.5s turbines, each with 1.5MW nameplate capacity.

About Albioma

Albioma SA (Albioma) is an energy producer. The company is engaged in developing and operating projects in thermal biomass, anaerobic digestion, and solar power. Albioma also manages photovoltaic installation and agricultural anaerobic digestion units. It operates thermal power plants to produce electricity and steam; photovoltaic panel farms in France, Spain, and Italy; and markets photovoltaic installations and panels to third parties and joint ventures. The company generates renewable energy from bagasse, a fibrous residue from sugar cane. The company has operational presence in Mauritius, France and Brazil. Albioma is headquartered in La Defense Cedex, France.

About Total Direct Energie

Total Direct Energie SA (Direct Energie), formerly Poweo Direct Energie SA, a subsidiary of Total SA, is a power company that generates and distributes electricity and natural gas. The company’s services include construction of combined cycle gas, electrical repair services, technical services, and others. Its technical services comprise maintenance and meter reading services. Direct Energie operates combined cycle natural gas thermal power plants in Belgium and France. It is active in the power generation through hydroelectric power plants, solar plants, wind farms and biogas facilities. It caters electricity and natural gas to businesses, individuals, industrial consumers, companies and local authorities. Direct Energie is headquartered in Paris, France.


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