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Marine Energy | EDF France

EDF has been working on harnessing marine energy since 1966 with its La Rance tidal power plant in Brittany, France, and its tidal turbines off the Paimpol-Bréhat coast, also in Brittany. Tidal power uses the differential between low and high tides to generate electricity .

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Tidal Power | EDF France

A tidal power plant uses the rising and falling movement of tides to create the level differential needed to produce energy... EDF was a precursor with this technology when, in 1966, it built the tidal power plant on the mouth of the La Rance River in Brittany, France.

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Performance and innovation | EDF France

The most recent major hydropower investment project is designed to keep the La Rance tidal power plant in Brittany operating at the highest efficiency level. The plant has been generating electricity from tidal energy for 50 years.

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Performance and innovation | EDF France

The most recent major hydropower investment project is designed to keep the La Rance tidal power plant in Brittany operating at the highest efficiency level. The plant has been generating electricity from tidal energy for 50 years.

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  2. The EDF Group
  3. Producing a climate-friendly energy
  4. Doubling the share of renewable energies by 2030
  5. Hydroelectric energy
  6. Our vision

Performance and innovation | EDF France

The most recent major hydropower investment project is designed to keep the La Rance tidal power plant in Brittany operating at the highest efficiency level. The plant has been generating electricity from tidal energy for 50 years.

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  2. The EDF Group
  3. Producing a climate-friendly energy
  4. Doubling the share of renewable energies by 2030
  5. Hydroelectric energy
  6. Our vision

EDF Group | History

General de Gaulle opens the Rance tidal power plant in November 1966 . The power station uses the power of the tides to generate electricity. It 's a world first !.

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Partnerships | EDF France

France Energies Marines, of which EDF is an active member, offers a transversal approach to R&D on scientific issues and technological obstacles (resources, anchorage, sea-worthiness, etc .) to overcome, to industrialise new wind turbine technologies at sea, tidal stream generators, wave energy converters and ocean thermal energy in the near future.

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EDF's Board of Directors considered the strategic plan related to the first period of the French multiannual energy program (PPE) | EDF France

fossil-fired plants, which play an essential role in security of supply: the period is marked by the shutdown of plants operating on fuel oil. renewable energies: some of the existing hydro assets will be modernized; regarding new renewable energies, EDF will accelerate its development and expand its range of solutions deployed, from on-shore wind to off-shore wind, from tidal turbines to biomass cogeneration and geothermal energy.

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