Engie announces the launch of Kathu Solar Power Plant in South Africa

The French group Engie has just announced the commercial start-up of Kathu's Concentrated Solar Power Plant (CSP). On approximately 4.5 km2 of site, 384,000 mirrors are equipped with parabolic trough technology that will provide an energy of 100 MW. In addition, a molten salt storage system allows 4.5 hours of thermal energy storage to provide …

Kingston University in London chooses Engie for a contract worth £195m

The Kingston University in London (UK) has entrusted the French group Engie with renovations and the future energy management and monitoring across the sites with a contract worth £195 million (around € 222 million). Out of this amount, £55 million will be spent on redesign and refurbishment of 1332 university chambers, followed by a 50-year …

Yoven Moorooven, new CEO of Engie’s Africa Business Unit

The Engie group announced they appointed Yoven Moorooven as CEO of Engie’s Africa Business Unit, replacing Bruno Bensasson who is leaving the group. Holding two master’s degrees, in econometrics and in banking, finance and commodities, Yoven Moorooven joined Engie in 2013. He run the International Division within the Global Energy Management Business Unit, where he …