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LRM, City Lommel, Nyrstar and ENGIE inaugurate Kristal Solar Park, the largest solar park in the Benelux
The mega-solar park, with a capacity of 99.5 MW, is an initiative of the Limburg investment company LRM, the city of Lommel and Nyrstar. The installation was done by ENGIE Fabricom, who will also be responsible for the maintenance of the solar panels for 15 years.
The 22nd Offshore High Voltage Station leaves the ENGIE Fabricom yard in Hoboken
In a few days the 22nd Offshore High Voltage Station (OHVS) built at the Hoboken yard of ENGIE Fabricom by the consortium partners ENGIE Fabricom, Smulders and CG, will sail towards its destination to the Norther offshore wind farm. This offshore wind farm, a project by Elicio, Eneco & Diamong Generating Europe, is the largest of the Belgian coast and will provide power to close to 400,000 households. It’s being built 23 kilometres off the coast of Zeebruges. Annually the wind farm will produce 1.4 billion kWh renewable energy.
WE-EV, the first shared network of charging stations for electric vehicles
ENGIE is launching a shared network for companies, called WE-EV. It aims to have 500 charging stations in Belgium by the end of 2018. ENGIE is teaming up with BMW and Renault to speed up rollout.
Mabru: home to the biggest photovoltaic panel system in Brussels
On January 24, almost 8,000 photovoltaic panels were commissioned in the presence of Philippe Close, Mayor of the City of Brussels; Marion Lemesre, Alderwoman for Economic Affairs of the City of Brussels; Michel Barnstijn, Chairman of Mabru; and Philippe Van Troeye, CEO of ENGIE Benelux.