SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EDF Renewable Energy (EDF RE) closed on the sale of the Catalina Solar 2 Project (24.3 MWp), located in Kern County, California to Dominion (NYSE: D). The purchase and sale agreement, announced in September 2014, closed on June 30, 2015 when the installation of the project was officially complete.
EDF RE continued to manage the project through the commissioning process to place the project in service on July 22, 2015. The electricity generated will be provided to Southern California Edison under a 20-year PPA.
EDF Renewable Energy is one of the largest renewable energy developers in North America with 6 gigawatts (GW) of wind, solar, biomass, and biogas projects developed. Catalina Solar 2 represents EDF RE's 15th renewable energy project developed in California generating a combined 1.3 GW of clean energy for the state.
About EDF Renewable Energy:
EDF Renewable Energy is a leading U.S. independent power producer with more than 25 years of expertise in the renewable industry, covering all range of services from project development, management to operations and maintenance. EDF Renewable Energy specializes in wind and solar photovoltaic with presence in other segments of the renewable energy market: biogas, biomass, hydro, marine energy and storage solutions. The company develops, constructs, operates and manages renewable energy projects throughout the United States for its own accord as well as for third parties. EDF Renewable Energy’s North American portfolio consists of 6 gigawatts of developed projects with 3.2 gigawatts of installed capacity throughout US, Canada, and Mexico. EDF Renewable Energy is a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles. EDF Energies Nouvelles is the renewable energy arm of the EDF group, the leading electricity company in the world. For more information visit: www.edf-re.com