Constraint Mapping – France

  Client:  ERG Location:  Various projects in France Project size:  300MW portfolio Period:  2016 Work – Technical constraint analysis in GIS – Environmental constraint analysis in GIS – Administrative constraint analysis in GIS – Indicative layout preparation and preliminary energy yield assessment – Overall project feasibility assessment

M&A Technical Due Diligence – France

  Client:  Susie Partners Bank: Belfius Location:  Lamballe wind farm, France Project size:  10MW (4xN90 2.5) Period:  2015 Work – O&M reports review and performance analysis – Energy yield re-assessment based on SCADA data – Wind turbine inspection (gearboxes, visual) – O&M contract review – Financial Model review

Lender’s Technical Advisory (Wind/Storage) – Guadeloupe, France

  Client:  NW Energy Bank: CIC Location:  Grand Rivière, Guadeloupe Project size:  14MW (7 Vestas V100 2MW) Period:  2016-2017 Work – Energy yield assessment – Storage and anti-cyclonic system design & technology review – Wind Turbine design & technology review – TSA, BOP and O&M review/negotiation – Financial Model review – Construction monitoring & monthly[…]

WTG transformer verification – France

  Client:  Quadran Location:  Dainville, France Project size:  24MW (12 Vestas V110 2MW) Period:  2017 Work – Follow up on on-site WTG transformer mounting into the nacelles – Visual inspection and torque verification – Compliance verification with transformer manufacturer’s requirements

End of warranty inspection – France

  Client:  Innovent Location:  Valhuon, France Project size:  2MW (1 Enercon E70 2MW) Period:  2015 Work – Wind turbine visual inspection – Blade inspection (by cherry picker)

Wind turbine inspection – France

  Client:  AlpiQ Location:  Gravière wind farm, France Project size:  10.5MW (6 Vestas V66) Period:  2016 Work – Wind Turbine and infrastructure visual inspection – Blade inspection – Gearbox inspection (endoscope) – Gearbox oil analysis

Long Term Yield Assessments of Solaire Direct portfolio

  Country:  France Period:  2011 – Ongoing Work Solaire Direct has trusted 3E as technical advisor to evaluate its portfolio of projects. 3E has helped them to minimize the risks on their photovoltaic systems by calculating an estimation of the long term yield on a period of 25 years. To provide such long term prediction,[…]

Manufacturing practice assessment for PV pannels in Europe

  Country:  France Period:  2013 Work Sillia Energie, the French solar module producer based in France trusted 3E to act as an independent technical advisor and evaluate the technical suitability of their solar panels for grid-connected PV projects in EU. Modules under this assessment were Mono-crystalline and Multi-crystalline silicon modules. The assignment consisted on an[…]

Technical due diligence services for a solar portfolio

  Country:  France Period:  2013 Work 3E acted as the technical advisor of Eneco for more than 50 PV (photovoltaic) projects with an installed capacity of 11.7 MWp (portfolio 1: 5.6 MWP + portfolio 2: 6.2 MWp). Several services were performed in the framework of this technical due diligence mission: • Long term yield assessments[…]

Fontenai wind farm

  Country:  France Period:  2016 Work French developer IEL relied on 3E to review and better negotiate the Turbine Supply Agreement and O&M contract for the 12MW Fontenai wind farm, in Western France. 3E reviewed the initial Heads of Terms ad is leading the contractual negotiation, focusing on risk shifting, warranty, Liquidated Damages and planning,[…]

Technical Due Diligence of the Allondrelle wind farm

  Country:  France Period:  2013 Work French utility UEM contracted 3E for technical assistance for the acquisition of the 10MW Allondrelle wind farm from Juwi. 3E’s role included the independent energy yield assessment, the financial model review and fine tuning, as well as the review/negotiation of the purchase agreement between the 2 companies.  

Petit Auverné – Lender’s Technical Advisory

  Country:  France Period:  2016 Work Energie Team, a leading French developer and operator with 120MW in operation, contracted 3E for the final acceptance verification of the Petit Auverné wind farm, consisting of 6 Enercon E92 2.3MW. 3E acted as Lender’s Technical Advisor on behalf of Credit Agricole, and inspected the 6 turbines and the[…]