Engie Kahone Solar PV Park is a 44MW solar PV power project. It is located in Kaolack, Senegal. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in June 2021.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Solar PV||44||44||–||Active||Kaolack, Senegal||Engie|
The project was developed by Engie. Engie, Meridiam Infrastructure Finance SAr.l and Fonds Souverain d’Investissements Strategiques Senegalai are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 40%, 40% and 20% respectively.
Engie Kahone Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 36 hectares.
The project cost is $72.05m.
The project got commissioned in June 2021.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Senegal National Electricity Agency under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.038kWh for a period of 25 years. The contracted capacity is 35MW.
Jinko Solar was selected as the supplier of PV modules for the project.
Engie is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project for a period of 25 years.
Engie SA (Engie) is an electric utility. It generates electricity using natural gas, coal, nuclear, hydro, wind, biomass and solar sources, and trades and sells that energy; supplies, distributes, trades and sells natural gas; and offers a comprehensive range of services related to the energy-efficiency. The company operates urban heating and cooling networks, and provides facility management, and other technical and management services. Engie serves customers in Latin America, North America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia. It operates conventional and renewable facilities and has interests in various projects under development and construction stages across the world. Engie is headquartered in Paris, Ile-de-France, France.
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