AGRINERGIE III - 1.9 MW
Reunion Island - France
Agrinergie® project - in operation

 

  • Location: Le Tampon & Saint-Louis, Reunion Island
  • Installed capacity: 1.9 MW
  • Status: In operation
  • Technology: Agrinergie® photovoltaic greenhouses
  • CO₂ emission reductions per year: 2112 tons
  • Power supply per year: Equivalent to 962 households
  • Cultivated species: Flowers and fruits

The Agrinergie III solar farm is the second second-generation solar farm combined with an Agrinergie® project to be installed on Réunion. It consists of 15 cyclone-proof photovoltaic greenhouses, covering a total area of 4 hectares. Akuo Energy’s partners in this project are the Rivière brothers, well-known market gardeners on the island. The greenhouses are used for soil-less growing of tomatoes as well as planted pineapples and a substantial plant nursery.

Produce is sold on the local market, thus increasing the island’s food independence.

The Agrinergie III solar farm is the second second-generation solar farm combined with an Agrinergie® project to be installed on Réunion. It consists of 15 cyclone-proof photovoltaic greenhouses, covering a total area of 4 hectares. Akuo Energy’s partners in this project are the Rivière brothers, well-known market gardeners on the island. The greenhouses are used for soil-less growing of tomatoes as well as planted pineapples and a substantial plant nursery.

Produce is sold on the local market, thus increasing the island’s food independence.