Ajo and Bagdad Solar PV Park is a 22MW solar PV power project. It is located in Arizona, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2011.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 22 22 Active Arizona, the US Amec Foster Wheeler; Recurrent Energy


The project was developed by Amec Foster Wheeler and Recurrent Energy. The project is currently owned by Duke Energy Renewables with a stake of 100%.

Ajo and Bagdad Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 3,000 households. The project cost is $99.754m.

The project consists of 71,512 modules.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in December 2011.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Arizona Public Service under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years. The contracted capacity is 20MW.

Contractors Involved

Amec Foster Wheeler was selected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.

The project is utilising horizontal single axis trackers supplied by Array Technologies.

Amec Foster Wheeler is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project for a period of 5 years.

About Amec Foster Wheeler

Amec Foster Wheeler Ltd (Amec Foster Wheeler) is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. The company is headquartered in Scotland, the UK.

About Recurrent Energy

Recurrent Energy LLC (Recurrent Energy) a subsidiary of Canadian Solar Inc, is a clean energy company that develops utility-scale solar and energy storage projects. The company specializes in the development and operation solar energy projects that generate electricity. It has solar projects in North America. Recurrent Energy’s projects include Rosamond 1, Rosamond 2, Victor Phelan, Gillespie, Sunningdale 1, Apollo, Mustang and Garland project, and among others. The company has operations in the US and Canada. Recurrent Energy is headquartered in San Francisco, California, the US.


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