In 2023, UKA Group opened its first office in Italy, expanding its presence in Southern Europe from Rome. Italy is a major future market for renewable energies and is pursuing ambitious climate targets in the coming years. In 2022, renewable energies already covered almost 31 percent of electricity demand. With several solar projects in southern Italy, the team is already looking after a promising project pipeline of 120 MWp.
The Italian team consists of multidisciplinary experts and offers all services in the field of planning, selling energy and operating wind and solar projects. Flexible solutions are developed in close cooperation with UKA's partners.
Services of UKA Italia Srl:
- Prospecting for wind and solar opportunities
- Land securing
- Wind analysis, earnings calculation for photovoltaic systems
- Profitability calculation
- Wind and solar farm layout
- Permit acquisition
- Planning of grid connection and substations
- Secure financing
UKA Group Business Activities and Services
The UKA Group is a reliable and financially strong partner for renewable energy projects. As a full-service developer, the UKA Group covers the entire value chain: The group develops, builds, and operates onshore wind as well as solar farms worldwide and additionally offers battery storage solutions. Core competencies include securing land and handling complicated permitting procedures, project planning, financing, construction, and commissioning of completed plants.
In addition, we have extensive experience in the operation and repowering of existing wind turbines – a sustainable way to replace existing equipment with optimized technical solutions.
- PROJECT DEVELOPMENT
For more than 20 years, the UKA Group has proven itself to be a trusted partner and service provider of turnkey wind and solar farms. UKA's expertise lies in designing projects that are tailored both to local conditions as well as to relevant environmental and construction regulations.
The multidisciplinary team at UKA Italia Srl consists of experts covering all stages of project planning, permitting and implementation. In addition, the location in Rome can draw on the profound knowledge base of the entire UKA Group.
UKA adheres to a strategy of reinvesting profits as well as holding minimal debt in combination with a strong focus on promoting ambitious growth. With excellent capital resources and a proven track record in securing financing, UKA Group has established strong and stable relationships with a carefully selected and highly qualified group of financial institutions and strategic investors.
- CONSTRUCTION AND OPERATION
The UKA Group has been active in the renewable energy industry for over two decades, covering planning, design, construction management and assembly of competitive renewable energy solutions. The group has extensive experience in procuring equipment and materials for its large-scale power projects.
UKA collaborates with leading manufacturers through framework agreements and maintains strong business relationships with major suppliers for all project components. Moreover, the company has expertise in operating and maintaining renewable energy assets and handles tasks such as commissioning, technical operations as well as commercial asset management. By doing so, UKA ensures that each generation unit complies with the highest economic and engineering standards to deliver clean, reliable, and affordable energy for decades to come.