Engie, Amazon Inaugurate Italy’s Biggest Agrivoltaic Farm
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France’s Engie and Amazon on Friday cut the ribbon of Italy’s biggest agrivoltaic farm with the aim to supply green energy to the Italian unit of the e-commerce giant.
The farm, near the Sicilian city of Trapani, will create power through photovoltaic panels placed high above the ground in order to allow cultivation in the fields below.
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Engie and Amazon have signed a corporate power purchase agreement under which the bulk of the power created by the 66 megawatt plant will go to the e-commerce group, they said in a joint statement.