Intratrek Gwanda Solar PV Park is a 100MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Matabeleland South, Zimbabwe. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2022.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Solar PV||100||–||100||Permitting||Matabeleland South, Zimbabwe||Zimbabwe Power|
The project is being developed and currently owned by Zimbabwe Power.
Intratrek Gwanda Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project.
The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 2,800 households. The project cost is expected to be around $140m.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2022.
Intratrek Zimbabwe and Zhejiang Chint Electrics are expected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.
About Zimbabwe Power
Zimbabwe Power Co Ltd (ZPC) is a power company that generates electricity and sells it with in Zimbabwe. The company primarily depends on coal to generate electricity and has four coal fired power stations located in Hwange, Bulawayo, Munyati and Harare. It’s Hydro and solar power stations add a small contribution to the total electricity generated. Zimbabwe Electricity Regulatory Authority monitors the activities of ZPC. The company sells electricity through Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company. ZPC is headquartered in Harare, Zimbabwe.
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