Through Iren Energia, the Group produces electricity with 46 hydroeletric plants and 8 thermoelectric plants, of which 7 operate in cogeneration mode.
The total installed output is approximately 2.800 electrical MW and 2.498 thermal MW, with a total production of 9000 GWh a year of electricity, of which 900 MW in cogeneration mode.
In addition, the Group has other types of plants: 3 waste-to-energy plants and 95 photovoltaic plants.
Hydroelctric power plants, situated in the Province of Turin (Valle Orco, Val di Susa, San Mauro and Moncalieri) and in the provinces of Salerno and Avellino (Tusciano Power Centre), have a total installed capacity of about 600 MW.SEE MORE
Cogeneration plants are situated in Turin, Moncalieri, Genoa and Reggio Emilia; their overall capacity reaches 2200 MW of electrical power, 2500 MW of thermal power and provides district heating for a total volume of about 80 million cubic metres.SEE MORE
Iren also holds the Turbigo thermoelectric power plant in the province of Milan with a total electrical capacity of almost 855 MW.SEE MORE
Iren has 95 photovoltaic plants with a total electrical capacity of almost 20.227 MWh in 2018.
Iren has conventional heating systems for integration and reserve for district heating.SEE MORE
Iren has a set of heat accumulators integrated with the district heating network.SEE MORE
The Group’s plant system includes 3 thermal waste recovery systems situated in Turin (TRM), Parma and Piacenza for the production of electricity and/or heat for district heating from unrecoverable waste.SEE MORE
The IREN Group is also developing several projects linked to renewable sources to support the local authorities, businesses and residents in its reference areas. To this is added the inclusion into IREN’s scope of consolidation, starting from the end of 2017 of the Group IREN Rinnovabili, whose photovoltaic plants portfolio amounts to approximately 17 MW of installed power.