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Dive into the world of renewable energies

CNR opens the doors of its site at Bollène which groups 3 energies: hydropower, wind power and solar power. Discover how electricity is produced from water, sun and wind!

Soak in the character of a site where art, history and industry blend together

Bollène is :

  • a hydropower plant inaugurated by the French President Vincent Auriol in 1952.
  • 4 years of a gigantic project to build the most productive plant in Europe and the highest lock in the world.
  • a majestic façade listed as a historic monument.
  • an annual production equivalent to the electricity consumption of 815,000 households.
  • a wind farm
  • 2 solar power plants



Visit a national myth in a vale of green

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Be at the heart of renewable energies

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