Bengue-Bougou Solar PV Park is a 25MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Savanes, Ivory Coast. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2022.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 25 25 Permitting Savanes, Ivory Coast Korhogo Solaire

Description

The project is being developed and currently owned by Korhogo Solaire. The company has a stake of 100%.

Bengue-Bougou Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is planned over 50 hectares.

The project is expected to generate 39,559MWh electricity to offset 22,192t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $41m.

Development Status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2022.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to Compagnie Ivoirienne d’Electricite under a power purchase agreement at the rate of $0.12kWh.

Contractors Involved

Jinko Solar will be the supplier of the PV modules for the solar power project. The company is expected to provide 96,000 modules each with 325W of nameplate capacity.

Efacec Power Solutions SGPS is likely to be the supplier of 20 of its EFASOLAR 1000 inverters to the project site.

Korhogo Solaire is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the solar PV power project.

Methodology

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