The Volta Group

The Volta Group is an independent energy producer that develops, finances, builds and operates renewable energy production facilities. Volta’s assets are operated over the long-term and the Group is active throughout the entire value chain of the sector.

The Volta Group notably operates in three significant ‘value-added’ business areas :

Photovoltaic hangars
for the agricultural sector
Power plants on the ground
with or without storage
Innovative energy projects
such as wind repowering

A noteworthy shareholder

The Volta Group is majority owned by its founding managers, Benoît Duval and Pierrick Morier, and is supported by a major shareholder, the Eiffel Essentiel fund. Volta marks the first investment by Eiffel Essential, a growth capital fund launched in 2021 by the Eiffel Investment Group.

Our key figures

+100

Plants

commissioned

13

Years

experience since first project in 2008

+100

MW

of projects under development

+10

Partners

involved in development

20

Million

raised in 2021 from the Eiffel Essential Fund

+100

Plants

commissioned

13

Years

experience since first project in 2008

+100

MW

of projects under development

+10

Partners

involved in development

20

Million

raised in 2021 from the Eiffel Essential Fund

Management team

Pierrick Morier

Managing Director co-founderlinkedin

Benoît Duval

Managing Director co-founderlinkedin

Our Story

2008A renewable energy pioneer

A renewable energy pioneer

  • Company created with a focus on developing projects to be sold to investors in France and French Guyana
2014Going independent

Going independent

  • Volta built its first photovoltaic power plants with the financial backing of the Ophiliam Group and operated them on its own account, thus becoming an independent energy producer.
2015Trusted partner

Trusted partner

  • Partnered exclusively withthe energy company ENECO (Dutch public group managing more than 2,000 MW of renewable energy) in order to develop photovoltaic projects in mainland France.
2016Broadened horizons

Broadened horizons

  • The company expanded its activities tothe Indian Ocean, in particular to Mayotte and Mauritius, with the aim of engaging in solar projects with storage.
2019Audacity and innovation

Audacity and innovation

  • New partnerships forged with leading players for the development of innovative wind energy projects, particularly in the field of repowering.
  • Sunbooster, an innovative start-up company, launched alongside its president Mr. Gregory Boutteau.
2021A new scale

A new scale

  • The company partners with Eiffel Group, a player specialising in the financing of renewable energy, to give it the means to accelerate its development.
2021International Deployment

International Deployment

  • Opening of subsidiaries in Sri-Lanka and Poland.

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