E.ON is one of the world’s largest investor‐owned power and gas companies, with annual sales of 132 billion Euros and more than 72,000 employees.
E.ON Climate & Renewables (EC&R), headquartered in Essen, Germany, is responsible for E.ON’s large‐scale renewable energy activities. EC&R plays a leading role in the development of the renewable industry worldwide and is already active in onshore and offshore wind, photovoltaic, and concentrating solar power (CSP).
E.ON currently operates over 9 GW of renewable capacity including large hydro. Since its formation in 2007, EC&R has already invested more than 9 billion Euros and will continue to expand the share of renewable energy in E.ON’s power generation portfolio.