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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Concentrated solar power

Created in 2015 as a partnership with Bpifrance, SUNCNIM is CNIM Group company that builds concentrated solar power plants on a turnkey basis for the export market. The Fresnel reflector technology developed by CNIM generates steam that can be used directly in industrial processes, or for providing electricity, cooling, heating or fresh water. Built on-site, SUNCNIM plants support local employment and can be fully re-used.

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CNIM Energie solaire thermodynamique à concentration
CNIM Energie solaire thermodynamique à concentration
CNIM Energie solaire thermodynamique à concentration

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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