EDF, Mitsui Enter Moroccan Market With Wind Farm Deal

Law360, New York (April 16, 2012, 3:00 PM EDT) -- A consortium led by French electric power provider EDF Energies Nouvelles along with Japanese investment firm Mitsui & Co. Ltd. will take over a 150-megawatt wind-power project in Morocco, positioning the companies to expand development in the wind-rich country, EDF said Monday.

The Moroccan national electricity office, known as ONE, selected EDF and Mitsui to finish the Taza wind project, located in the northern part of the nation, the energy company said. Along with Mitsui, EDF will design, finance and build the facility, as well as...
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