Climate change is the greatest global challenge of this generation. To face the climate emergency, Europe and France have launched their 2030 mandates, aiming to accelerate the ecological & energy transition, to massively reduce carbon emissions.
Renewable energies are essential for our future. Wind and solar power have made welcome contributions in reducing reliance on fossil fuels, however the sun doesn't always shine and the wind doesn't always blow. We need new, predictable large scale sources of renewable energy to supplement the energy mix.
Tidal energy remains an untapped renewable energy source, which represents a huge opportunity for the Europe & France 2030 plan, with significant economic, environmental and social benefits.
We are convinced of the potential of tidal power in France and around the world. This is why Normandie Hydroliennes (NH) is committed to developing projects that will promote the commercial deployment of the marine renewable energy sector.
We are a knowledgeable, collaborative, diverse and passionate team with strong values
We are based in Colombelles in the Base-Normandy region, in Cavados in the North West of France
As a leading developer of tidal energy projects, we convert the natural, sustainable energy of ocean currents into clean, secure electricity
We are currently developing the NH1 pilot array project in the Raz Blanchard, at the heart of one of the most energetic tidal sites in the world.
The array will feature AR3000 turbines, the largest and most powerful single axis turbine to date
Normandie Hydroliennes is partnered with Proteus Marine Renewables, a dedicated champion of the tidal energy sector who has developed its AR series generation systems that incorporate high performance, reliable and innovative technology
We are working with a French network of experts and are committed to prioritising local content, in particular using locally available infrastructure, to support the development of the project
Our core values
Our core values are the key principles that guide our conduct and our relationship with our customers, suppliers, partners and employees.
Normandie Hydroliennes’ (NH) core values are based on sustainability and the environmental, social and governance (ESG) framework which underpin our company culture.
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
SDGs is a charter that brings together 17 interrelated global goals to transform our world.
They were designed to be a "blueprint for achieving a better and more sustainable future for all" and part of the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Each of the 17 goals aims to universally reduce climate change and poverty, as well as improve education, health and economic growth.
Our contribution to the SDGs
Climate change is having a profound impact on the communities with which Normandie Hydroliennes (NH) works. How the world and France respond to the climate crisis is closely linked to our progress on the SDGs.
Normandie Hydroliennes (NH) contributes directly to 6 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).