Ahumada Solar PV Park 1 is a 144MW solar PV power project. It is located in Chihuahua, Mexico. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. The project construction commenced in 2018 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in June 2019.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 144 144 Active Chihuahua, Mexico Bester Generacion SLU


The project was developed by Bester Generacion SLU. Bester Generacion SLU and InfraRed Capital Partners are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 75% and 25% respectively.

Ahumada Solar PV Park 1 is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 426 hectares.

The project generates 345,780MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 82,100 households, offsetting 145,300t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $209.828m.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 2018 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in June 2019.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Comision Federal de Electricidad under a power purchase agreement, starting from 2019.

Contractors Involved

Bester Generacion SLU and Energia Aljaval were selected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.

Suntech Power Holdings was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company provided 443,000 modules each with 325W of nameplate capacity.

Huawei Technologies supplied 1,300 of its SUN 2000-100 KTL inverters to the project site.

The project is utilising horizontal single axis trackers supplied by Arctech Solar Holding.

Bester Generacion SLU is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.

About Bester Generacion SLU

Bester Generacion SLU (Bester Generacion) is a construction company that offers engineering services. The company’s services include operations, and maintenance, engineering, procurement and construction, commissioning, installations, turnkey solutions, management, construction technologies, and project engineering, development, and management services. It also provides administration, materials supplying, housing development, land development, environmental protection, monitoring and alarm management, and others. Bester Generacion’s technologies include biomass technologies, windfarm, solar thermal, photovoltaic, and mini hydro technologies. The company operates in Spain, France, Bulgaria, the UK, Italy, Romania, South Africa, Germany and the UAE. Bester Generacion is headquartered in Camas, Sevilla, Spain.


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