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  1. 14/06/2018
    Akuo Energy has commissioned its first three mini-grids powered by renewable energy,
    Akuo Energy through its subsidiary Akuo Energy Indonesia, had joined forces with MCA-Indonesia (Millennium Challenge Account - Indonesia) in December 2016 regarding three projects that are now amongst the world’s most advanced green energy production hybrid mini-grids.
  2. 10/04/2018
    NEMO Press Release,
    Naval Energies announced, in an official statement on April 3, the freezing of the NEMO Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) project in Martinique, due to technical difficulties relating to the main cold water intake pipe.
  3. 15/03/2018
    SirajPower continues its support of shams Dubai with new partnership,
    SirajPower, the Dubai-based joint venture devoted to net metering and providing comprehensive turnkey solutions around solar rooftops in the United Arab Emirates, today announced the signing of a new partnership with Al Abbar Aluminium, the leading family run GCC Façade company.
  4. 15/03/2018
    Akuo Energy and Eiffel Investment Group intensify their partnership based on the AkuoCoop platform,
    Eiffel Investment Group, which manages the Allianz Crowdlending fund, is participating in the financing of the Les Cèdres solar plant on Reunion Island, a showcase of the Akuo Energy group’s island know-how.
  5. 16/01/2018
    Over a million raised... AkuoCoop completes its fourth round of funding!,
    AkuoCoop, the crowdlending platform launched by Akuo Energy, the leading French IPP in renewable energy, has successfully completed the raising of funds for the second hydroelectric plant developed by Akuo Energy in the Savoie region of France, AQUA BELLA.
  6. 16/01/2018
    IFC, Canada support $80 million financing for a new wind farm in the Dominican Republic!,
    IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, with support from the Government of Canada, has completed an $80 million financing package for the construction and operation of a new, grid-connected, 50 megawatt wind farm to help diversify the Dominican Republic’s energy matrix and ease its dependence on imported fossil fuels.
  7. 15/01/2018
    Masdar partners with Akuo Energy to enter into Montenegro's first wind farm,
    Masdar, Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, today signed a share purchase agreement (SPA) with Akuo Energy, the leading French IPP in renewable energy, to enter into the Krnovo Wind Farm, Montenegro’s first wind energy project.
  8. 20/12/2017
    Sanso Investment Solutions becomes a partner of the Akuo Foundation,
    The Akuo Foundation and Sanso Investment Solutions, a key player in asset management that fully incorporates social responsibility criteria, today announces the signing of a financial and skill-based sponsorship agreement for projects developed and supported by the Foundation.
  9. 19/12/2017
    Construction begins on Aqua Bella!,
    Akuo Energy, the leading French IPP in renewable energy, today announces that construction has begun on Aqua Bella, a 2.2 MW run-of-river hydroelectric plant in the Savoie region of the French Alps.
  10. 12/12/2017
    Major agreement between Akuo Energy and PLN in solar power in Indonesia,
    Akuo Energy and PLN, in the presence of Indonesian of Energy and Mineral Resources, announce the signing of an Letter of Intent for the setting up of a 50 MWp solar farm located on the island of Bali, Indonesia.
  11. 11/12/2017
    New alliance between Akuo Energy and the EIB to implement the energy transition!,
    Akuo Energy, the EIB and Natixis Energeco have today announced the signing of a tripartite agreement for the deployment of a new €330 million investment program in renewable energy assets owned by Akuo Energy.
  12. 08/12/2017
    Akuo Energy's latest green bond issue is another major succes!,
    Akuo Energy, the leading French IPP in renewable energy, today announces that its latest green bond issue has been a major success, enabling it to raise 60 million euros. Subscription applications exceeded the initial target by 44%.
  13. 28/11/2017
    Colam Acquires a stake in Akuo Energy,
    This partnership is the result of a genuine convergence of values and a shared belief regarding the future of Akuo Energy’s activity, enabling Akuo Energy to have a new shareholder to replace its longstanding stakeholder Cogepa.
  14. 15/11/2017
    Akuo Energy and Mascara Renewable Water have signed a partnership agreement!,
    Mascara Renewable Water, a company specialising in water treatment using renewable energy, and Akuo Energy have signed a partnership agreement to develop projects combining green energy production and water production via solar desalination.
  15. 13/11/2017
    Akuo Energy, Siraj Power and Dp World signs MoU to explore clean energy at port facilities,
    A first hybrid solar-storage-diesel systems to be installed and tested by Akuo Energy Solutions at DP World Doraleh in Djibouti.
  16. 25/10/2017
    Rocksprings enters into operation!,
    Akuo Energy announced the successful completion of construction and financing of the 150 megawatts wind project in Southwest Texas.
  17. 16/10/2017
    Akuo Energy launches the construction of a 50 MW solar PV plant in Mali,
    Last week, Akuo Energy welcomed to its premises the Prime Minister of Mali, Abdoulaye Idrissa Maïga, the Minister of State and Minister for the Ecological and Inclusive Transition, Nicolas Hulot and the President of the Constitutional Council, Laurent Fabius, to celebrate the signing of “Kita”, a 50MW solar plant in Mali.
  18. 20/06/2017
    Partership between Qwant and Akuo Energy,
    Qwant, the European search engine that protects its users’ privacy, and Akuo Energy, leading French IPP in renewable energy, are joining the World Alliance for Efficient Solutions, which was launched by the Solar Impulse foundation during COP 22.
  19. 10/05/2017
    Success of the first AkuoCoop financing operation!,
    Croix Benjamin completes its financing 16 days ahead of schedule. AkuoCoop wholeheartedly thanks all its members for their trust.
  20. 29/03/2017
    Signing of a major contract with PLN in Indonesia,
    Akuo Energy Indonesia (AEI), subsidiary of the leading French IPP in renewable energy Akuo Energy, and PT.PLN (Persero) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding
  21. 03/03/2017
    Akuo Energy starts the implementation of 3 PV hybrid offgrid projects,
    Akuo Energy Indonesia has signed an agreement with Millennium Challenge Account Indonesia (MCA-Indonesia) under the Green Prosperity Project to provide a 24h access to renewable energy for 400 households in Berau Regency
  22. 16/12/2016
    Akuo Energy secures win turbines an tax equity financing from GE for the Rocksprings wind farm in Texas,
    Rocksprings, 150 MW, is Akuo Energy’s largest project to enter in construction
  23. 05/12/2016
    Launch of the Construction on the Novillars Biomass Cogeneration Facility,
    Novillars, December 5, 2016 – Benoit Galland, Managing Director of Akuo Energy, Dr. Fady Gemayel, CEO of Gemdoubs,...
  24. 29/08/2016
    Commissioning of Florida II, 50 MW wind farm project in Uruguay,
    PARIS, France and SAN DIEGO, California – August 29th, 2016: Akuo Energy (“AKUO”), the leading French IPP in renewable energy, and Eurus Energy America Corporation ...
  25. 26/07/2016
    Akuo Energy's Latest Green Bond Issue is a Major Success,
    Paris, 26 July 2016: Akuo Energy, the leading French IPP in renewable energy, today announces the success of its latest green bond issue, which has enabled it to raise EUR 44 ...
  26. 16/06/2016
    Signing of a MOU for the development of 100 MW of PV projects in Bali,
    Denpasar and Paris, 16 June 2016: Akuo Energy, the leading French IPP in renewable energy, today announces the signing of a memorandum of understanding with the ...
  27. 09/06/2016
    2015 Full-Year Results . Akuo Energy's annual revenue amounts to EUR 149m, an increase of +42% compared to the previous year.,
    Paris, 9th June 2016: Akuo Energy, the leading French IPP in renewable energy, today ...
  28. 25/01/2016
    Akuo Energy USA announces the execution of a Renewable Energy Purchase Agreement with Western Farmers Electric Cooperative,
    Paris, 25 January 2016 – Akuo Energy USA, Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of the Paris ...
  29. 18/01/2016
    Akuo Energy USA appoints two new team members,
    Paris, 18 January 2016 – Akuo Energy, a leading French IPP in renewable energy, today announces that Akuo Energy USA Inc., its 100% owned subsidiary, has two new Team members.
  30. 05/01/2016
    Akuo Energy sells a minority stake of a portfolio of French brownfield solar assets to TRIG,
    Paris, 5 January 2016 – Akuo Energy, a leading French IPP in renewable energy, today announces that it has exchanged contracts ...
  31. 22/10/2015
    Signing of the KITA Power Purchase Agreement with the Malian government,
    Paris, 22 October, 2015 – Akuo Energy, the leading French IPP in renewable energy, today announces that it has signed, with the Malian government, a concession agreement and a power purchase agreement for the construction and operation of the Kita project.
  32. 12/10/2015
    Akuo Energy adds hydroelectricity to its energy mix,
    Akuo Energy, the leading French IPP in renewable multi-region and multi-technology energy, now officially has a new technology within its energy mix, as its first Chavort hydroelectric project...
  33. 20/11/2014
    Start of Construction on the 42 MW Ogorje Wind Farm in Croatia,
    Successful partnership established between the SN Holding/FEH Ulaganja investment and development group and Akuo Energy teams in Zagreb and Paris Akuo Energy confirms its ...
  34. 12/11/2014
    Akuo Energy, World Leader in Solar Power With Storage,
    stages of the financing round to provide full funding to its four projects that combine photovoltaic systems with storage solutions, for a total installed capacity of 29 MWp in ...
  35. 09/07/2014
    Akuo Energy and DCNS awarded European NER 300 funding : a crucial step for the marine renewable energy sector,
    Akuo Energy and DCNS awarded European NER 300* funding: a crucial step for the marine renewable energy sector ...
  36. 08/07/2014
    Akuo Energy and DCNS win EU funding under the NER 300 program,
    After a 12-month audit by the European Investment Bank, the NEMO ("New Energy for Martinique and Overseas") project to create a floating Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion ...
  37. 15/04/2014
    Akuo Energy USA Inc.'s Rocksprings wind farm to be powered by 96 MW of GE wind turbines,
    Chicago, April 15th, 2014 – Akuo Energy,France’s leading independent renewable energy power producer in ...
  38. 13/02/2014
    Completion of a €42.4 million bond issuance program by Akuo Participations,
    announces that it has successfully finalized, via Akuo Participations, its 100% subsidiary, its bond issuance program initially sized for a total fundraiser of a maximum of €40 million.
  39. 26/12/2013
    Akuo Energy and GE strengthen their wind energy collaboration,
    Paris, 26 December 2013 – Akuo Energy, the leading French IPP in renewable energy, today announced that its subsidiary in Turkey, Perfect Wind Turkey selected General ...
  40. 24/12/2013
    Rocksprings : Akuo has started the construction of the two phases of 100 MW each of the wind farm in the US,
    Paris and Chicago – 24 December 2013: Akuo Energy, France’s leading independent renewable energy power producer ...
  41. 15/11/2013
    Raising of €25 million as a result of Akuo Participations' bond issuance,
    Paris, 15 November 2013 – Akuo Energy, the leading French IPP in renewable energy, today announces that it has successfully raised 22 million euros in the form of ordinary bonds ...
  42. 19/09/2013
    Eurus and Akuo Energy Partner on Minas Wind Farm in Uruguay,
    SAN DIEGO, California, PARIS, France and MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (September 19, 2013): Eurus Energy America Corporation (“EURUS”) and Akuo Energy SAS (“AKUO”) are pleased ...
  43. 12/08/2013
    KfW IPEX-Bank provides an up to USD 79.50 million loan to finance Akuo Energy's second wind farm in Uruguay,
    Frankfurt and Paris, 12 August 2013 - KfW IPEX-Bankis providing a long-term project financing loan of up to USD 79.50 million ...
  44. 24/06/2013
    Akuo Energy and the R20, founded by Arnold Schwarzenegger, will build solar and hydroelectric plants in Mali,
    Brussels, June 24, 2013 – Akuo Energy, the leading French independent power producer of renewable energy, announced today the...
  45. 14/06/2013
    Inauguration of the Verrerie solar power plant on the French Riviera,
    On Friday, June 14, 2013, Akuo Energy is inaugurating the Verrerie solar panel farm in Néoules on the French Riviera, along with its partner SunPower, a Total subsidiary.
  46. 01/03/2013
    Akuo Energy to invest USD 205M in Uruguay as part of its Latin American expansion,
    in Uruguay, totaling 92MW in installed capacity. Both projects will be among the first to begin operation in the country since the ...
  47. 22/02/2013
    Proparco finances a 50 MW wind project in Uruguay for French Group Akuo Energy,
    Paris, 22 February 2013. PROPARCO announces the signing of a USD 38.5m senior loan with a 15year maturity with Polesine S.A., a subsidiary of Akuo Energy S.A.S., to finance ...
  48. 05/02/2013
    Akuo Energy invests 150 million Euros in biomass energy in France,
    Paris, France, 5 February 2013 -NEREA, a subsidiary of Akuo Energy, has begun construction of a 13MW biomass cogeneration facility in Estrées-Mons, in the Somme ...
  49. 02/05/2012
    The Akuo Foundation contributes to the Greenest School on Earth,
    The Greenschool, founded in 2008 in Bali, is a very unique school. By rethinking education so that it includesecological training from a young age, this school has become a model ...
  50. 24/11/2011
    The Akuo Energy Group has already invested more than one billion dollars in renewable energy infrastructure projects,
    Paris, November 24, 2011: This morning, Akuo Energy acquired Broussan and Château, two solar farms with total installed capacity ...
  51. 13/10/2011
    Inauguration of the largest roof integrated solar plant in the World in Perpignan by Mrs. Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet,
    After nearly two years of construction, the roof of Saint Charles International has acquired ...
  52. 29/08/2011
    Sunpower signs 24 Megawatt Supply Agreement with Akuo Solar,
    SAN JOSE, Calif., August 29, 2011 – SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWRA, SPWRB), a Silicon Valley manufacturer of high-efficiency solar cells, solar panels and solar systems, announced ...
  53. 07/09/2010
    Akuo Energy takes part in the Six Senses Symposium in the Maldives from 7-10 October 2010,
    Six Senses Bangkok Hub – 7th September 2010: The Six Senses Eco Symposium at Soneva Fushi in the Maldives from 7-10 October 2010 will ...
  54. 20/05/2010
    REpower to supply 44 wind turbines to Turkey for the first time,
    Hamburg, April 20, 2010. REpower Systems AG (WKN 617703) has concluded a contract with Al Yel Elektrik, a subsidiary of Akuo Energy SAS, for the delivery of 44 wind turbines for a ...
  55. 22/02/2010
    REpower and Akuo Energy close contracts about 51 MW for wind farm projects in France.,
    Hamburg/ Paris, 22 February 2010. REpower Systems AG (WKN 617703) and the French company Akuo Energy SAS have signed three ...
  56. 18/11/2009
    Akuo Investment S.C.A SICAR invests 6.14 Mio € in 3 solar projects in France,
    AKUO Investment S.C.A SICAR, a clean energy infrastructure fund, completed its first three transactions. The SICAR invested a total of 6,14 Million euros to obtain minority share in the ...
  57. 11/02/2009
    Akuo Energy have completed financing of the largest roof integrated photovoltaic power plant in the world.,
    Akuo Energy, the French Caisse des Dépôts, Solaire France International, Solaire France and the Pool Centrale Solaire Saint Charles ...
Press coverage
  1. 26/01/2017
    Akuo Energy moves forward with construction of wind farm near Del Rio
    A town with a population of 10 is now busy as a beehive following the start of a project to build a 150-megawatt wind farm more than 200 miles northwest of San Antonio.
  2. 12/02/2015
    Petromindo
    Pertamina, Akuo Energy team up to develop renewable energy
  3. 13/08/2013
    ReNews
    Akuo taps $80m for Uruguay wind
  4. 13/08/2013
    Bloomberg
    KfW Bank of Germany funds 42-Megawatt Akuo wind farm in Uruguay
  5. 26/06/2013
    Bloomberg
    R20 founded by Arnold Schwarzenegger selected French developer Akuo Energy as exclusive partner to develop solar and hydroelectric plants in Mali
  6. 24/06/2013
    Bloomberg
    Akuo Energy opens $120 M Solar Park in Southern France
  7. 01/03/2013
    Bloomberg
    Akuo Energy to spend $205 million to build 2 uruguay wind farms
  8. 07/02/2013
    Bloomberg
    Bloomberg_Akuo starts building 13-Megawatt biomass power plant in France
  9. 15/01/2013
    RENews
    V112 first for Uruguay
  10. 14/12/2012
    Bloomberg
    NIS and Energowind to jointly develop 102 MW serbian wind farm
  11. 06/12/2010
    Independant
    Maldives, home of rising sea levels and the green elite's new meeting place
  12. 14/09/2010
    TravelNewsAsia
    President Nasheed of the Maldives to keynote six senses eco symposium in October
  13. 10/06/2010
    Capital Thinking
    Akuo Energy USA, on the wave of the next revolution
  14. PV Tech
    Akuo Energy teams with Schwarzenegger body to develop PV in Mali