Garneton South Solar PV Park is a 20MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Copperbelt, Zambia. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 20 20 Permitting Copperbelt, Zambia CEC Africa (SL); InnoVent

Description

The project is being developed by CEC Africa (SL) and InnoVent. These companies also have ownership stakes in the project.

Garneton South Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project.

The project cost is expected to be around $36.106m.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.

About InnoVent

InnoVent is a renewable energy company that offers solar energy and wind energy services. The company designs, constructs, installs and operates wind farms and solar farms in France and Africa. It develops the use of renewable energy source and limits the environmental damage from traditional nuclear and fossil fuels. InnoVent offers operation and maintenance services for wind and solar power stations. The company offers technical support and consulting services. It also operates solar energy and wind energy projects in Kenya, Senegal, Ivory Coast, Morocco, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, and other countries. InnoVent is headquartered in Lille, France.

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