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About WKN Italia

As a 100% subsidiary of the German WKN GmbH and a member of the PNE Group, WKN Italia has been developing and implementing wind energy projects in Southern Italy since 2007 with a total capacity of 220 MW over the years. Now WKN Italia has shifted its focus to the photovoltaic technology and has already built up a pipeline of projects in Italy.

In 2020 the company moved headquarters to Milan. Currently a team of project developers work together on the realization of projects with highest Italian and German standard. 

The service spectrum ranges from site development to planning and financing as well as construction and operation to technical and commercial management, and thus covers all phases of the project planning and operation of photovoltaic projects.

As a member of the PNE Group, WKN Italia benefits from a strong network consisting of long-standing experts with industry-specific know-how. In addition to our core business of photovoltaic project planning, we can thus offer our customers all services along the life cycle of a project – professionally from a single source.

WKN Italia is member of the ITALIA SOLARE.

ITALIA SOLARE is the only Italian association dedicated exclusively to the Solar PV value chian. The organisation of regular meetings with Members of Parliament, GSE, Majors and Regional Assessors is part of the day-to-day business. Members can meet regularly to discuss the improvements of solar PV in Italy. The members include: Companies & Organizations active along the whole value chain: energy traders, technology manufacturers, distributors, designers & installers, EPC, O&M, insurance companies, legal service providers, Any size solar PV plant owners, Universities and Schools and Solar energy supporters.

ABOUT PNE GROUP

PNE Group is a German wind power pioneer operating on an international level and it is one of the most experienced project developers of onshore and offshore wind farms. The brands PNE and WKN have been united under the umbrella of the PNE Group since 2013 and are jointly developing into an international provider of clean energy solutions.

From initial site exploration and the approval procedure performance via financing and turn-key construction to operation and repowering at the end of the system's useful life, the Company's services encompass all the phases of developing and operating wind farms.

In the future, the strategic orientation of PNE will include the entire renewable energy value chain and the processing of electricity. In addition to wind energy, the Company’s offer includes photovoltaic, electricity storage and power-to-X technologies with a focus on hydrog

The internationally operating PNE Group is one of the most experienced project developers of onshore and offshore wind farms. The two brands operated by the PNE Group are PNE and WKN. From initial site exploration and implementation of approval procedures via financing and turn-key construction to operation and repowering at the end of the system's useful life, the company's services encompass all phases of developing and operating wind farms. In addition to wind energy, the Company’s range of offers includes photovoltaics, electricity storage, service products and the supply of clean electricity. The Company is also focussing on the development of power-to-X solutions.

WKN GmbH is a German regional enterprise operating at the international level and has been one of the leading project developers in Germany, Europe and South Africa for 30 years. Since July 2018, WKN GmbH has been a 100 percent subsidiary of PNE AG. The brands PNE and WKN have been united under the umbrella of the PNE Group since 2013 and are jointly developing into an international provider of clean energy solutions.

Energy consult GmbH, based in Cuxhaven and in Husum, has been one of the leading operating companies in the wind energy sector for 30 years. In addition to wind farm management, energy consult offers as a Life-Cycle-Service Provider further services along the life cycle of a wind or solar park. These include technical services and inspections, arranging and negotiating power purchase agreements (PPAs), continued operation concepts, grid connection planning, on-demand night-time marking as well as construction management and financial services.

Husum-based PAVANA GmbH is a leading expert for highly specialised services relating to the complex planning of wind energy projects: These cover the implementation of wind measurement campaigns, expert opinions as well as a variety of support and evaluation services. All of these tasks require proven specialist knowledge, the very latest technical equipment and, last but not least, a wealth of experience and assessment expertise.

Our Vision

The PNE Group is operating internationally and contributes significantly to the energy revolution. The vision of the group is to reach a 100 percent renewable energy supply. PNE stands for safe power generation in harmony with people and nature. The combination of economic aspects and ecological responsibility is our highest concern in the implementation of renewable energy projects worldwide.

In order to advance the energy revolution, far-sightedness and forward-looking planning work are required. As a member of the PNE Group, we are therefore developing further into a "clean energy solutions provider". As a group we shape the future together. Because only together we can push forward the change and achieve our vision.

Managing directors
Filippo Lambert
Managing Director
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