Combating climate change is an integral part of both our long-term growth strategy and our ambition to become the responsible energy major. To ensure success and meet the growing demand for electricity, we are strengthening our expertise in renewables, especially in solar energy, given its many advantages. Clean and abundant by definition, solar energy is also flexible, efficient and competitive.
Solar Energy at Total: 40 years of expertise
The Secrets of Solar Energy Revealed
Find out everything there is to know and more about this solution of the future, including what a photovoltaic panel is made of and how solar energy is converted and transported.
Asserting our Expertise in Operating Solar Farms
The Technological Feat of the Nanao Solar Farm
The Nanao power plant is our first solar farm in Japan. Built in extreme conditions on the Noto Peninsula, the 27-megawatt-peak plant provides nearly 8,900 Japanese households with electricity.
Developing the Decentralized Distribution of Solar Energy
A Solar Farm at the Center of our La Mède Biorefinery
Since 2015, we have been working to convert our La Mède refinery into a world-class biorefinery. Primarily focused on biofuel production, this project is also part of our wider transformation plan, which spans several high-growth-potential businesses, including solar.