Europe’s largest floating solar plant opens in France

Euractiv | Oct 18, 2019 at 5:30 PM
  • The most powerful floating solar PV plant in Europe was inaugurated in southern France on Friday (18 October), marking another milestone in the development of solar energy.
  • Akuo Energy also teamed up with an independent electricity supplier, Plüm Energie, to develop a “green electricity of controlled origin” label.
  • In Portugal, there are plans for a hybrid hydro-solar project which involves installing floating solar panels on a reservoir to supplement an existing hydro plant.