PARIS, France and MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo., 4 January 2016 — Sonnedix today announced that it has acquired the AES Solaire France portfolio from SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the largest global renewable energy development company.
The solar portfolio totals 23.6 megawatts (MW) DC and is made up of two ground mounted solar power plants, as well as two solar parking canopies, located across southern France. Parking canopies provide both shade for parked cars and cost effective, clean solar energy.
“This acquisition is a significant step for Sonnedix and makes us an even more significant solar PV player in France with almost 90 MW connected and operating,” said Sonnedix’s CEO Andreas Mustad.
The acquisition increases Sonnedix’s total installed asset base to over 150 MW.
SunEdison Global Services will continue to provide operation and maintenance services for the portfolio.
Sonnedix is an Independent Solar Power Producer (IPP) with a proven track record in delivering high performance cost competitive solar photovoltaic plants to the market. Sonnedix develops, builds, owns and operates solar power plants globally. For more information about Sonnedix, please visit www.sonnedix.com
SunEdison is the largest global renewable energy development company and is transforming the way energy is generated, distributed, and owned around the world. The company develops, finances, installs, owns and operates renewable power plants, delivering predictably priced electricity to its residential, commercial, government and utility customers. SunEdison is one of the world’s largest renewable energy asset managers and provides customers with asset management, operations and maintenance, monitoring and reporting services. Corporate headquarters are in the United States with additional offices and technology manufacturing around the world. SunEdison’s common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “SUNE”. To learn more visit www.sunedison.com.
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