The revival of nuclear energy

Centrale nucléaire

The need to decarbonise the energy sector, along with heightened geopolitical tensions putting pressure on gas supplies, have convinced several states to reinvest in nuclear energy. Extending the lifetime of existing power plants, launching new construction programmes, developing new reactor concepts and expanding uses are the key thrusts of this revival, which Michel Rochon explains to us in his capacity as Artelia’s head of nuclear development.

Paris-Saclay district heating and cooling network development

Paris-Saclay district heating and cooling network

Paris-Saclay district heating and cooling network development Implementing efficient heating and cooling networks using renewable energies One of the largest in France, the Paris-Saclay heating and cooling network is an example of the ongoing developments in this field. It uses renewable and recovered energies (geothermal, waste heat) and an automatic control system. EPA Paris-Saclay awarded Artelia […]

Converting Amager power plant to biomass

Amager Power Station in Copenhagen, Denmark

Converting Amager power plant to biomass Completing the transition to renewable sources at a thermal power plant initially powered by fossil fuels The city of Copenhagen aims to be the world’s first carbon-neutral capital. To meet this target, HOFOR, which provides district heating and electricity to more than 500,000 Copenhagen residents, decided to complete the […]

Energy optimisation for Stellantis logistics warehouses

A Stellantis sign is seen outside the company's headquarters in Auburn Hills, Michigan, U.S., June 10, 2021. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook/File Photo

Energy optimisation for Stellantis logistics warehouses Supporting a major player in the automotive industry in its energy performance and low-carbon strategy Stellantis, an international automotive manufacturer, has committed to halving its energy-related carbon emissions by 2025, with a view to achieving carbon neutrality by 2038. Artelia is studying the feasibility of such a reduction at […]

The iconic Amager Bakke plant

Amager Bakke factory in Copenhagen

The iconic Amager Bakke plant The unique combined facility of a household waste-to-energy plant with recreational areas An exceptional building by virtue of its striking steel structure, Amager Bakke waste-to-energy plant in Copenhagen stands out both for its incineration and energy generation capacities, and for its urban integration and greening approach. This heat and power […]

Shallow geothermal system for Origine property complex

Nanterre Geothermal plan

Shallow geothermal system for Origine property complex A sustainable solution for heating and cooling a large-scale building complex with high environmental ambitions Icade Promotion has awarded Artelia a contract to carry out the feasibility studies and the construction supervision for a shallow geothermal system facility using groundwater to meet the very high environmental standards of […]

Hydrogeological model of the Grenoble peninsula area

mountainous landscape of Grenoble

Hydrogeological model of the Grenoble peninsula area A decision-aid tool for assessing the impact of geothermal projects on groundwater resources At the request of SEM Innovia, in charge of the entire Peninsula urban redevelopment project in the city of Grenoble, Artelia provided an hydrogeological model covering 265 ha so that the company can rationally formulate […]

Hywind Tampen floating wind farm

Hywind Tampen floating wind farm illustration

Hywind Tampen floating wind farm illustration The world’s first large-scale floating offshore wind farm, built to power oil and gas facilities Norwegian energy company Equinor, which is very active in the field of wind power, has developed one of the world’s first large-scale floating wind farms in the North Sea to decarbonise the exploitation of […]

Turnkey wind farm project “Entre Tille & Venelle”

Turnkey wind farm project “Entre Tille & Venelle”

Turnkey wind farm project “Entre Tille & Venelle” A high capacity project for France, mostly built in forests to preserve the peace and quiet of local residents For several years now, Artelia has been working with Velocita énergies, an energy transition specialist that develops, finances, builds and operates many renewable energy farms in France. As […]