Blue Elephant Stadskanaal Solar PV Park is a 101.34MW solar PV power project. It is located in Groningen, Netherlands. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 2020 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in November 2020.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 101.34 101.34 Active Groningen, Netherlands Chint Solar Nederland Projecten; PowerField Nederland


The project was developed by Chint Solar Nederland Projecten and PowerField Nederland. The project is currently owned by Blue Elephant Energy with a stake of 100%.

Blue Elephant Stadskanaal Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 83 hectares.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 31,000 households. The project cost is $146.991m.

Development Status

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The project construction commenced in 2020 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in November 2020.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to TenneT Holding under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

Chint Solar Nederland Projecten and Greencells were selected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.

Astronergy was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company provided 245,000 modules each with 410W of nameplate capacity.

The inverters were procured from SMA Solar Technology for the project.

Chint Solar Nederland Projecten and Goldbeck Solar were contracted to render operations & maintenance services for the project.


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