Weekly Safety Message

Winter Driving Tips

At EDF Renewables North America, the Health and Safety of our team members is our first priority. We encourage you to spend 5-10 minutes during at least one meeting of your choice during the week discussing this topic with meeting attendees.

Discover the Weekly Safety Message about Winter Driving Tips. 

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Click here to read the safety message on the ECRM Safety Always Page!

Weekly O&M HSE Performance Report

For the Week Ending November 2

The O&M HSE performance report for the week Ending 11/2/2018 is now available on ECRM.

HELP WANTED! Implementation Team

By Xavier Goy, Associate Director, Program Management

EDF Renewables is experiencing a substantial influx of projects scheduled to reach commercial operation in 2019 and 2020 due to the wind production tax credit phase down.

The implementation team is looking for talented individuals to temporarily or permanently join the team.  This is an excellent opportunity for internal mobility, explore our business from late stage development to commercial operation, and interface with a wide variety of outside parties and most internal departments.

Positions available include:

  • Project Director
  • Program Manager
  • Associate Program Manager
  • Project Engineering and Construction Manager
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Preconstruction Manager

To learn more, please contact:

Xavier Goy for Program Management - 858 776 8766
Brian Gorda for Engineering – 858 776 3705
Mat Magdanz for Pre-construction – 678 733 6632

Press Release: Big Beau Solar+Storage Project in California

EDF Renewables North America Signs Power Purchase Agreements with Silicon Valley Clean Energy and Monterey Bay Community Power

New Solar + Storage Project in California will provide grid stability with utility-scale storage

EDF Renewables North America announced Thursday the signing of two 20-year Power Purchase Agreements (PPA) for the 128 megawatt (MWac) with 40 MW/160 MWh battery storage Big Beau Solar+Storage Project in Kern County, California. Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE) will purchase 55-percent of the output, and Monterey Bay Community Power (MBCP) will purchase 45-percent. The Project is slated to achieve commercial operation by the end of 2021.

Read the Press Release HERE.

MyEDF Survey

Participation Results

Our goal for 2018 for all North America was 95%, see how we did below.

Stay tuned for the report-out of results...

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Values in Action: Integrity Lunch Insights

by Stephanie Sierra-Miller, Executive Assistant to Tristan Grimbert, President & CEO

Lunch Insights are back!

The next Integrity Lunch Insights meeting is November 16st, 2018

To attend a collaborative conversation about Integrity or suggestions on how to use the materials with your teams register here to attend this or a future session.

If you're interested in being the Values Champion for your team, please contact Stephanie at (858) 521-3311 or

Webinar - Buyer Aggregation: An Emerging Path for Renewable Energy Purchasers

Featuring Caroline Mead, Associate Director of Origination

Once again, Caroline Mead, Associate Director of Origination, is representing EDF Renewables as a thought leader in the emerging Buyer Aggregation market.

The webinar was broadcast on October 30, but you can register to hear it on demand by visiting SMART ENERGY DECISIONS.

This informative webinar will provide an overview of this emerging trend in addition to the perspectives of a major corporate buyer (Walmart) and utility (Georgia Power).

Learn how leading buyers of renewables and utilities are creating opportunities for more buyers to source renewables. You’ll also learn how you can pursue an aggregated renewable energy purchase and gain an understanding of the challenges and keys to a successful collaboration.

2018 Performance Review

Self-Review due to your manager in FIVE DAYS

Talent Development: Success Pathways

Success Pathways is our one-of-a-kind, integrated talent development program designed to attract, develop, motivate and retain productive, engaged employees. To accomplish this, we have Five Solid Success Pathway Practice Spheres on ECRM>Human Resources>Success Pathways.

  • Career Pathing
  • Learning & Development Resources
  • Team Building
  • Coaching & Feedback
  • Customized Learning

So, what are you waiting for? START ON THE ROAD OF DISCOVERY and Choose your Success Pathway Today!!

To view EDF Renewables US internal job postings go to your Dayforce, login and click careers!

For EDF Renewables Canada opportunities, contact Laurence Lauzon

For Distributed Solutions – East opportunities click HERE.

To view EDF Renewables Mexico opportunities click HERE.

New IT Training Courses December 3-5

Sign up now!

Learn something brand new, or brush up your skills. A variety of technology classes have been scheduled for EDF Renewables employees, offered by David Diskin, certified Microsoft Office “Master”. All classes are offered in English, onsite in San Diego, broadcast live via WebEx, and recorded.

Download the list of classes.
Visit the Training Course Registration page on ECRM to register for classes.

In Case You Missed It...

Important Reminders from Past Wires

EDF Renewables Managers Training
Harassment and Discrimination

Upcoming Events

APPA Public Power Forward Summit

Nov 12-13 | Austin, TX

AWEA Fall Symposium

Nov 13-15 | Colorado Springs, CO

Community Choice Energy Summit

Nov 28-30 | San Francisco, CA

GTM Energy Storage Summit

Dec 11-12 | San Francisco, CA

Consumer Electronic Show

Jan 8-11 | Las Vegas, NV

EDF Renewables Development Summit

Jan 15-17 | San Diego, CA

Renew Wisconsin Energy Summit

Jan 17 | Madison, WI

CanWEA O&M Summit

Jan 29-30 | Toronto, ON