Renewable energies

In 2050, 40% of electricity will be generated using renewable energies, in particular due to the photo-voltaic solar energy and thermo-dynamic solar energy (source ADEME).

Make renewable energies more efficient.

agap2 expertise

  • We are working on various technologies ranging from wind driven (onshore or offshore) to solar photo-voltaic, including marine energies (marine current power) and the biomass.

Areas of expertise

Services

  • Basic and detailed design work for all sectors (Mechanical engineering, Process, Electricity HV/LV, Instrumentation, Power electronics, Pipe systems, Boilermaking, Civil Engineering, etc.)
  • Transmission network connection studies
  • Simulation of producibles
  • Acoustic studies
  • Geographical Information Systems
  • Drafting of specifications and data sheets
  • Fluids mechanics
  • Project technical management / Coordination of technical interfaces
  • Maintenance of equipment

References and technical expertise

  • Civil Engineering and geotechnical studies for PV farm projects in Italy
  • Energy conversion system studies for a pilot marine current power farm, from the turbine up to grid connection
  • Conducting of PVSYST simulations in order to define the solar plant producible (importing of satellite weather data, selection of modules and inverters to simulate the plant electricity generation)
  • Acoustic studies using Cadna software, to assess the impact of wind driven generators
  • Design of junction boxes for the parallel connection of several PV systems
  • Civil Engineering and mechanical engineering design work on offshore wind driven generator projects
  • Design and sizing of PV projects (roof or ground plants) with simulation and analysis of the generation, computing and performance optimisation

Services

  • Purchasing (projects or bulk)
  • Expediting
  • QA/QC inspection
  • Transport and logistics
  • Quality (projects or suppliers)
  • Technical inspection of Materials and Equipment
  • Audits

References and technical expertise

  • Contract Management on wind driven generator projects
  • Purchasing of works contracts for the construction of biomass units
  • Purchasing of electro-mechanical equipment for the renovation of forced conduits for alpine hydro-electric dams.
  • Purchasing of turbine and HVB station maintenance contracts for wind driven generator projects
  • Purchasing of equipment (structures/trackers) for ground PV installations

Services

  • Supervision on Site
  • General installation
  • Pre-commissioning, Commissioning, all sectors
  • Testing and Validation of equipment
  • Field QHSE

References and technical expertise

  • Supervision of all contractors for the construction of various wind driven installations (roads and networks, civil engineering, electricity, meteorological equipment lot, supply and erection of generators, PDL lot and cell)
  • Supervision of Civil Engineering and Electricity lots on the construction of a solar PV farm
  • Supervision of the de-installation of the DC-HVA part of a solar farm

Services

  • Project management
  • Prospection of new sites
  • Risk management
  • Cost Control
  • Quotes and costing
  • Scheduling
  • Contract Management / Management claims documents
  • Management of documentary control
  • QHSE management system

References and technical expertise

  • Optimisation of wind driven and solar installations
  • Completion of the AES project, 3 PV farms with an overall rating of 43 MW, at Brindisi, in Southern Italy
  • Project management (for site owner) for the construction of several wind driven parks in Brittany