Island Graciosa: Enabling up-to 100% autonomous renewable energy systems

Younicos AG
Berlin, Berlin
Germany

Project Type:Power Generation
Development Stage:Near Shovel Ready (perfunctory permitted & contracts to be signed)
Project Size:Project Scale-2 (over $20M)
Executive Summary:Graciosa – “the graceful one” – is the second-smallest Azorean island and has approximately 4500 inhabitants. On this Portuguese island, we are – in close collaboration with the Azorean power utility EDA – establishing the world’s first Megawatt-scale power system based on 100 percent renewable energy and storage technologies.