Renewable energy

Renewable energy

With its long-established track record in the field of energy and the environment, CNIM is now helping clients to meet the challenges of energy transition. The Group designs, develops and operates power plants that use renewable sources of energy – such as thermodynamic solar, wind and hydrokinetic.

60
%

Of the electricity generated globally by new power plants is renewable energy

287

CNIM boilers worldwide run on biomass

15
ha

Of mirrors installed at the Llo concentrated solar power plant

Energy recovery from biomass

CNIM designs, builds and operates turnkey biomass plants that generate either electricity or steam. As the plant developer, CNIM can also help with project financing. Its plants comply with the highest standards in terms of environmental impact and generating performance.

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Solar Energy

Created in 2015 as a partnership with Bpifrance, SUNCNIM is a CNIM Group company that builds (EPC) and operates solar steam generators and photovoltaic power plants with storage. The Fresnel reflector technology developed by SUNCNIM generates steam that can be used directly in industrial processes. For electricity storage, SUNCNIM relies on the energy management system developed by its sister company Bertin Technologies.

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CNIM Énergie solaire
CNIM Énergie solaire
CNIM Énergie solaire

Wind and hydrokinetic energy

CNIM supports government authorities and industrial companies to deliver on their strategies for wind and hydrokinetic energy. CNIM and its subsidiary Bertin Technologies provide consultancy, technical studies, engineering services and contracting assistance. Pioneers in new energy markets, they devise their own technologies and systems.

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