EOSOL Energies begins operation at French solar plant

26 September 2011 (Last Updated September 26th, 2011 18:30)

EOSOL Energies Nouvelles has begun operation of a new solar plant in La Genetouze, France.

EOSOL Energies Nouvelles has begun operation of a new solar plant in La Genetouze, France.

The Le Petit Chataignier plant is equipped with 21,560 solar modules, manufactured by Canadian Solar.

The ground-mounted solar facility is located on an area of 89,300m² and was completed in five months.

Other partners in the project include TSK, 3E, a technical construction auditor, BIOTOPE for ecological engineering and biodiversity management, ERDF as electric line constructor and the bank Credit Agricole.

EOSOL Group president Bruno Bernal, said, "Canadian Solar has proven to be an excellent partner with its high quality modules and its efficient customer service for our previous projects in France. That's why we logically selected them to become our partner for this important and strategic project in La Genetouze and we plan to extend our successful cooperation."