With egeo : act for the sustainable development
With , SMEG and its customers commit to choosing renewable energy electricity production. This offer is for all consumers in the Principality of Monaco, from individual customers to companies.
There are already more than 200 individuals and companies, several buildings, street lighting as well as prestigious institutions such as the Princely Palace, the Town Hall and the Princess Grace Hospital which have adopted this offer.
In 2016, more than 38% of the electricity bought in the Principality of Monaco was produced from renewable energy sources.
The guarantee of origin price is 1,10 € HT per MWh* or 0,11c € HT per kWh**.
*MWh : Megawattora - **kWh : Kilowattora (1 MWh = 1000 kWh)
Guarantee of Origin :
SMEG issues Renewable Origin Certificates certifying that the customer’s consumption is from renewable energy sources.
The certificates specify:
- The power plants and their installed capacity,
- The amount of energy produced by these plants,
- The renewability of the energy source used,
- The share of this volume whose rights were reserved and sold exclusively to each client.
Renewable energy sources
Unlike fossil energy, renewable energy* comes from energy sources which renew themselves quickly enough to be considered inexhaustible at a human scale.
Today, the following energy sources are officially considered to be renewable: wind, solar, aerothermal, geothermal, hydrothermal, marine and hydroelectric, biomass, landfill gas, water treatment plant gas and biogas.
With EGEO, choose renewable energy sources of electricity.
*The European Parliament and Council 2009/28/CE directive of 23 April 2009, on the promotion of using energy produced from renewable energy sources.
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