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BayWa r.e. has signed a framework deal with Prologis, a leading logistics real estate developer for the initial three locations in Germany. The scope of work covers feasibility studies to assess building suitability for solar roof systems, as well as the development and delivery of turnkey solutions through Prologis Essentials. Prologis Essentials is a unique customer marketplace that offers sourcing warehouse services, products, and solutions.
These projects are located in Dortmund (1.33MWp, self consumption), Neufahrn (750kWp self-consumption) and Cologne (3.8MWp, electricity will go into the grid). They will all be constructed this year.
Justin Au-Yeung is the Manager of Energy Solutions for Prologis Global Energy Team.
“We have a long history of pushing the boundaries in sustainability leadership worldwide. We believe that we have to go further and take meaningful and concrete actions to save the planet while also achieving the growth goals of our stakeholders. Our Prologis Essentials Solar initiative will see us install 1.000MW of rooftop solar power worldwide by 2025. This partnership will significantly increase our onsite solar capacity, which currently ranks third among U.S. companies. BayWa r.e. is the best fit to make this happen.
Stephan Auracher is the Managing Director at BayWa r.e. Power Solutions GmbH said, Prologis is our new partner and we are grateful. Both our companies share the same vision, and we are both committed to addressing the urgent environmental and social issues of today in “the decade which matters”. We are proud to support Prologis’s rapid deployment of the Prologis SolarSmart solar PV service portfolio in Germany, one of Europe’s largest markets. Prologis is one of the most important corporations in the fight against climate change. We are proud to support them on this journey.