Under the patronage of
Ministry for the Ecological and Solidary Transition
Conseil Régional de Bretagne
To respond to the climate emergency, the Brittany Region has launched the Breizh COP, an unprecedented initiative at the national level to decline the Paris Agreement on the climate and build a more resilient and more cohesive Brittany. The Breizh COP sets a clear course: significantly reduce our greenhouse gas emissions, to reach the « factor 4 ». It offers everyone the opportunity to make commitments, each commensurate with their responsibilities and abilities. It carries a positive vision of the future, to anticipate and accompany changes.
The Brittany Region is taking part in this challenge. It mobilizes all its skills to support the territories and encourage the deployment of the new sectors of the energy transition, creating many jobs in Brittany. Renewable energies, from biomass to tidal turbines, are all industrial sectors that can rely on both the natural resources of Brittany and on the skills of local companies.
To support this renewable production and imagine the energy system of tomorrow, decentralized and decarbonated, the Brittany Region has launched with the Pays de la Loire Region the SMILE project for the large scale deployment of smart energy networks. From self-consumption to flexibility, from electric mobility to connected objects, now more than thirty labeled projects make the West an international showcase for smart grids.
The BREIZH TRANSITION trade show is for the Region, a partner of the event since its creation, the opportunity to promote all these projects and those of Breton companies. She inscribed this approach in the Breizh COP, for the commitment of all the Breton in the transition.
Syndicat Départemental d’Energie et d’équipement du Finistère
The Departmental Energy and Equipment Agency of Finistère, as Organizing Authority of the Distribution of Electricity (AODE), is in charge of the organization of the public service of distribution of electrical energy on the territory of 269 communes out of the 277 that counts the department. It also has four optional skills: gas, street lighting, heating and cooling networks and electronic communications.
An important player in the Finistère economy, with € 40 million in investments each year and about 600 direct or induced jobs, SDEF is a major player in the energy transition.
It intervenes in the control of the energy demand, the development of renewable energies (by the end of 2019 realization of 40 photovoltaic power system in partnership with local authorities), energy purchasing groups, the development of recharging infrastructure for electric vehicles (a network of 213 charging stations has been deployed), smart grids. The SDEF also offers a shared energy consulting service.
The SDEF has also created a local mixed economy company (MEC) « Energies en Finistère » to promote the development of renewable energies in Finistère.
In 2019, the SDEF initiated new development axes in the energy transition : the development of a new competence at the service of the communities in the field of the networks of heat, the development of gas stations for vehicles, the assistance to the communities for the setting up of Climate Territorial Air Energy Plans.
In 2019 SDEF also embarked on an ambitious innovative project by offering the Finistère communities an « Intelligent Territory » service based on a LoRa-type communication infrastructure.
Quimper Bretagne Occidentale
In the Pays de Cornouaille, Quimper Bretagne Occidentale was born on January 1, 2017, the merger between Quimper Community and the community of communes of Pays Glazik, and the integration of the town of Quéménéven. This new territory, made up of 14 communes, forms the main urban center of the Pays de Cornouaille. It now represents the second most populous intercommunal structure in Finistère after Brest Métropole, with a population of 100,187, and has a high profile in terms of jobs, services, shops and cultural activities throughout Cornwall.
Labeled Cit’ergie in 2018, it is with a partnership and territorial vision that Quimper Bretagne Occidentale deploys its energy climate policies. By its exemplary nature and its achievements, the agglomeration community wishes to support a regional dynamic, coordinated and structuring, relying on partnerships, knowledge sharing, feedback and pooling resources and resources. In 2015, the agglomeration community seized the issues of green growth, and those of the COP 21, by encouraging the first edition of the Breizh Transition, in order to highlight the talents and contributions to the energy transition of its territory, and, more widely those of Brittany. After a second edition in 2017, Quimper Bretagne Occidentale confirmed its support for the 2019 event, which is a transitional marker in the Breton landscape, and beyond.
Quimper Cornouaille Développement
Quimper Cornouaille Development (QCD) is the economic development and urban planning agency of Cornouaille, which is gathering seven agglomerations and communal communities in south Finistere.
QCD supports elected officials and socio-economic actors in their collective thinking and
concerted actions in the field of territory planning and development.
QCD main role is to promote local development , being at the same time an agency for
economic development , urban planning, Land for contracting with the Region and local
actors, involving in energy and climate. One of its main mission is the “Energy transition”.
Within its mission of « Energy Transition » QCD advises and accompanies elected officials,
local authorities as well as local stakeholders and individuals on energy transition issues.
QCD promote and encourage Cornwall’s participation of public and private actors in their
national efforts by limiting greenhouse gas emissions, by saving energy and developing
renewable energies such as wood energy, marine technology.
As a partner of the 3rd edition of Breizh Transition, QCD is providing its knowledge of the
situation and the perspectives of the energy transition.
Banque des Territoires
The Caisse des Dépôts Group is a long-term investor serving the public interest and economic development. It is a public institution placed « under the surveillance and the guarantee of the Parliament », with a specific governance which guarantees its autonomy and its independence. It finances the economic development of France and innovates to meet the challenges of tomorrow.
The Caisse des Dépôts Group is fully mobilized to meet the ecological and energy challenge facing the country. It develops operational solutions for businesses in the heart of the territories to contribute to a more efficient society, and more sober in consumption of natural resources and energy. It plays a pioneering role in preserving natural environments and biodiversity.
The Caisse des Dépôts Group invests in the field of renewable energies and supports the growth of the various sectors of the future: wind, biomass, photovoltaics, hydraulics. It finances the production and distribution of energy in line with public policies and major operators.
Its actions contribute to energy decentralization. Its support is aimed at large-scale projects as well as territorial initiatives in support of local communities.
ENGIE Brittany Delegation and its subsidiaries (Brittany: 2 284 co-workers, Finistere 763 co-workers, Cornwall’s land: 309 co-workers) master the entire knowledge chain of the energy professions by relying on a simplified territorial organization, favoring the local anchoring and the synergy of business, resolutely connected to its customers.
ENGIE puts responsible growth at the heart of its business (electricity, gas, energy service) and accelerates its transformation to drive the energy transition. The Group focuses on energy efficiency, renewable energies, digital and new businesses.
ENGIE develops efficient and innovative solutions for individuals, cities and businesses, based on its expertise.
The aim of the Breizh Transition trade fair is to bring together economic players responding to the issues of the energy transition: renewable energies, energy efficiency, sustainable mobility, smart grids.
It’s in this spirit that ENGIE Brittany Delegation is a partner of the 2019 edition of Breizh Transition. The delegation and its subsidiaries will be present to explain the Group’s powerful and innovative tools and solutions ; and thus convince local partners and the general public that we can all be actors in the energy transition.
Enedis is a public DSO which manages the electricity grid and assists the regions with their energy projects. In the near future the regions will have new methods of production with more renewable energy produced locally and new uses with the increase in electric vehicules and self-supply. Soon, the consumers will be equiped with new tools in particular the electricity meter Linky which will enable them to control their comsumption. Adapting the electricity distribution system is a necessity to take in to account these new uses. This is a major challenge for Enedis which has been commited to developing smart grids for several years and particularly in the SMILE project in 2016. Work is already underway as on the islands of Finistere for example with the micro-grid in Saint Nicolas des Glénan. This micro-grid is supplied by solar panels, wind generators and batteries to optimise changing production and consumption. There is another project in Penestin in the Morbihan run by a self-supply group which produces electricity from panels installed on the town workshops and redistributes it locally to a dozen companies. The major challenge of energy transition gives Enedis and its partners a central role to play in the success of this project.
Breizh Bio GNV, a network of actors mobilized to develop NGV uses in Brittany
The development of Natural Gas Vehicle for the heavy transport of people and goods is an opportunity for Brittany! Beyond the environmental benefits of this fuel, the challenge is also to prepare the competitiveness of the industry with an alternative fuel to diesel. Under the impulse of metropolises providing for the gradual ban of the most polluting vehicles in their urban centers, and then shippers, the challenge for transport stakeholders is to anticipate this energy transition.
Brittany through its biomass valorization potential also has the opportunity to reduce its energy dependence by producing locally a renewable fuel for transportation.
The collective is mobilizing for:
• promote the use of NGV in Brittany, in particular for the heavy transport of goods and people by road;
• build and operate NGV charging stations on the Breton territory, necessary for the circulation of NGV vehicles;
• encourage the purchase of NGV vehicles that will use and make the stations profitable;
• contribute to the development of anaerobic digestion projects, thus developing a local and renewable fuel (biomethane).
The actors in Breizh [bio] GNV: ADEME, Brittany Region, GRDF, GRTgaz, Brittany Energy, Morbihan Energies, Sde22, SDEF, SDe35, FNTR, FNTV, TLF, CCI35, Brittany Supply Chain and Créativ.
GROUPE LA POSTE
The group La Poste is naturally collaborating, on ground level, with all territories so as to boost the ecological and energy transition. Our corporation draws upon an impressive logistics activity intertwined with a wide local network without any equivalent on the national level. We also provide banking services that stretch throughout the whole French territory. Therefore, we can easily reach every citizen, whatever the time and the place. In addition, as a group, we have been involved, for more than fifteen years, in our own energetic transition via our corporate social responsibility.
We are highly engaged into various ambitious programmes : implementation of the world premiere electrical fleet, incentives towards energy sober constructions and a commitment to offering total carbon free post, package and digital services. We vest our know-how in energy transition actions into territorial players and we do so via different subsidiaries : Benobi, a branch specialised in long term rental of electrical bicyles, or Action Habitat et Depar, which acts in the energy renovation market of housings. The group La Poste is also affiliated with other major business partners. In association with the Suez company, we have created a joint subsidiary, Recygo, which has a solidarity-based mission to recycle all office waste. With the Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations, we are acting, via our common branch Sobre, to optimise the energy performance of all tertiary buildings. Logically, La Banque Postale finances and supports all carbon-free projects.
Subsequently, the group La Poste is well-founded to foster any energy transition project, anywhere in the French territory.
The SQUIBAN Group specializes in industrial electricity, heating and new and renewable energies. Its core market remains equipment under greenhouses, climate management and energy control. With 11 agencies and a strong hold on the West, the Group is expanding throughout France and makes energy transition a major focus of its development.
Voltalis has developed and operates a unique technology based on Big Data to steer electric systems through demand. Voltalis optimizes in real time the electric flows of millions of appliances (heaters, aircons, solar PV, storage…) to provide utilities with a substitute to thermal power plants, and to provide energy savings to end-users. Voltalis is the largest scale real-time aggregator worldwide, with already more than 100,000 homes, commercial buildings and offices, and has sold its production to utilities on a daily basis since 2010.
YPREMA is a leader in the transformation of deconstructions materials. It selects, evaluates and recycles deconstructions to deliver a finished product to companies. This know-how enables YPREMA to propose solutions for the future and innovate in the context of the circular economy
At GREENYELLOW our mission is to accelerate our clients’ energy transition,
using a platform of technical solutions enabling them to consume better and consume less, while reducing their energy bills or ecological footprint.
CRÉDIT AGRICOLE DU FINISTÈRE
Crédit Agricole du Finistère actively supports the structuring projects for the future of Finistère and the financing of the energy transition. As the leading local banking network, it acts for the sustainable development of its territory, and puts its 118 points of sale at the service of its 448,400 customers and members.
Independent renewable energy producer, wpd France develops, finances, builds and operates wind farms (both on and offshore) and solar parks (ground mounted and roof top).
SAVEOL ENERGIES NOUVELLES
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Savéol Energies Nouvelles is a think tank whose objective is to accelerate the energy transition in Savéol’s vegetable farms. During meetings and workshops, it brings together more than a hundred energy partners to research and adapt solutions to greenhouses.