Giga Solar PV Plant is a 29.3MW solar PV power project. It is located in Apulia, Italy. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2011.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 29.3 29.3 Active Apulia, Italy Fotowatio Renewable Ventures


The project was developed by Fotowatio Renewable Ventures.

Giga Solar PV Plant is spread over an area of 72.9 hectares.

The project generates 44,763MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 19,608 households, offsetting 31,334t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $142.876m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 2011.

Contractors Involved

Renesola was selected as the supplier of PV modules for the project.

About Fotowatio Renewable Ventures

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures BV (FRV), a subsidiary of Abdul Latif Jameel Energy and Environmental Services, is a provider of renewable energy solutions. It offers engineering, procurement and construction (EPC), operation, maintenance, administrative, technical and legal consulting services. The company’s project portfolio comprises of montna farms, nellis air force base, potosi solar, rothenbach solar park, brook warehouse, la jacinta, olmedilla, mafraq-I and lilyvale among others. It develops, constructs, finances, operates, and manages solar energy projects across the countries. FRV caters services to construction, technology, power and investment firms. The company has operational presence in Australia, India, Italy, Jordan, Uruguay, Spain, Mexico and the US. FRV is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.


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