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European Telecoms Ink Deals for 388 MW of Solar Power

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(Photo: Vattenfall’s wind and solar renewable energy park, Parc Cynog. Credit: Vattenfall)

French telecom Orange and Deutsche Telekom subsidiary Power & Air Solutions signed separate power purchase agreements this week to procure solar power totaling 388 megawatts.

Power & Air Solutions, the energy provider for Deutsche Telekom’s units and companies in Germany, inked a 10-year corporate power purchase agreement with Vattenfall for electricity from a new solar farm in the German state Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. The facility is expected to have an installed capacity of 60 megawatts once it becomes operational in mid-2021.

Deutsche Telekom, the parent company of T-Mobile, is one of the largest telecommunications companies in the world. It reports having 178 million mobile customers, 28 million

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