Energy Transition Forum #2

On December 06, 2023, AgreenTech Valley organized the second forum on energy transition at the AGREEN LAB'O Village by CA in Orléans, for its members.

The aim?

Introduce farmers and local authorities to technical solutions and public and private financing tools for renewable energy projects!



09:30: The experts have their say!

A round-table discussion in which our experts presented the context for renewable energy projects.

Thanks to the various speakers who took the floor during this round table:

SER (Syndicat des Energies Renouvelables) - Sylvain GUINEBERTEAU, Deputy Regional Representative
TotalEnergies - Annick NOBLE, Regional Director Centre-Val de Loire
DDT du Loiret (Direction Départementale des Territoires) - Marie PAUSADER, Head of Urban Planning and Development Department
GRTgaz - Christian LE GARGEAN, Délégué Territorial Adjoint Centre-Val de Loire et Nouvelle Aquitaine
CREDIT AGRICOLE - Nicolas MALARDE, expert in financing renewable energy projects



10:15 a.m.: Questions and discussions with the experts


10:45am: Presentation of technological solutions and innovations in renewable energies by solution providers.



Many thanks to the various speakers:

  • Geothermal energy

WATINYOO - Armand MENARGUES, CEO: Agriterma project, a mix of renewable energy production and storage solutions integrating a tempered water loop.

  • Agrivoltaics

VOLTIRIS - Nicolas DIETRICH, Chief of Staff: Innovative spectral filtering solar modules in greenhouses

TotalEnergies - Agathe DE SAINT VICTOR, Agricultural Business Manager TotalEnergies Renouvelables: vertical and bifacial agrivoltaic demonstrators in Côte- d'or & Ile-de-France

  • Energy storage

POLAR NIGHT - Matti ULVINEN, Product Sales Manager: sand batteries for energy storage (registered)

  • Biogas

HAFFNER ENERGY, Natacha LESTRADE, Sales Manager: innovative process for producing renewable gases (hypergas, hydrogen, SAF Sustainable Aviation Fuel) by thermolysis of biomass (remote intervention)


12:30: Networking cocktail reception hosted by AgreenTech Valley