Sep 24, 2012 - Italy's Enel Green Power (BIT:EGPW) said Friday it had opened its first retail outlet in Lyon, France, thus marking the start of the international expansion of the franchise network.
Enel Green Power Retail, which has 700 centres across Italy, plans to open eight showrooms in France. The franchise network provides installation services for renewable energy systems, including photovoltaic and solar thermal solutions, small-scale wind turbines and geothermal installations, for households and business customers.
The Lyon outlet will focus mostly on ready-to-use photovoltaic installations. It will be able to offer customers various financial solutions thanks to agreements with key banks and equipment makers.