Engie Espana has signed an agreement with Heineken NV’s (AMS:HEIA) Spanish unit to build a concentrated solar power (CSP) plant at the Heineken brewery in Seville, the pair announced on Wednesday.
Engie Espana will work on the project under the build-own-operate-transfer (BOOT) contract, taking on design, management and financing duties. It said that it will supply power to Heineken Spain for the next 20 years.
The future plant will located within the brewery’s grounds in Seville, and will generate electricity for the facility as a self-consumption system, according to the joint statement. The solution will enable Heineken Spain cut fossil gas consumption by over 60% at the Seville brewery.
Engie España is part of French utility group Engie