Futuren has started construction of the 13.2MW Les Monts wind farm in France.

The company said the project will comprise four 3.3MW turbines and will be located in the Aube region of the country. Commissioning will be by the end of the year.

Futuren also has a second project – the 18MW Chemin Perré wind farm – under construction in France. Commissioning will be in the second half of 2016.

Futuren chief executive officer Fady Khallouf said: “The completion of two new wind farms in 2016 will add 31MW to our installed capacity for own account which today stands at 342MW.”

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