Maximum reliability with SUNNY CENTRAL 500HE

When the PV farm in Narbonne was commissioned in 2008 it was the largest PV power plant in France. Named “La Narbonnaise”, it has subsequently inspired many large-scale projects.

Narbonne is one of the sunniest cities in France and the PV farm covers an area of 23 hectares. The proven technology featured in the Sunny Central 250, 350 and 500 inverters ensure outstanding yields.

System size

• 7 MWp
• 95,000 modules from First Solar


• Narbonne, France
• Commissioning: October 2008
• Planning and realization: EDF EN

Annual yield

• 9,175 MWh
• CO2 -reduction: 2,752t


• Sunny Central 500HE
• Sunny Central 250HE
• Sunny Central 350HE


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