Could you introduce EPURON to us?
EPURON, which is part of Germany's Conergy group, has been active in the renewable energies sector since 1998. The company develops, finances, implements and operates major projects in this field. We offer a comprehensive service covering all phases of implementing wind energy, bioenergy, photovoltaics and solar thermal power projects. Our strength is our ability to operate across the full spectrum of renewable energy technologies. In France the company has 15 employees and its activities are focused on wind energy. EPURON takes charge of all aspects of site development, provides engineering services and finances major installations. The group also ensures that the installation operates successfully by providing technical and commercial management services throughout its operational life. EPURON is currently supervising a portfolio of more than 2,070 partners in 170 operating companies. The total power of the projects under our supervision amounts to 500MW.
What are the benefits of your location in Paris Region?
We're based in Paris Region, at Villepinte, in order to be located at the heart of the French market. We operate throughout France and so we need to be able to travel easily. Villepinte is close to Roissy-Charles de Gaulle airport with its international connections - which is vital for a subsidiary with its parent group based in Hamburg.