Kossou Floating PV Power Plant is a 20MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Yamoussoukro, Ivory Coast. The project is currently in financed stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2024.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 20 20 Financed Yamoussoukro, Ivory Coast CI-Energies

Description

The project is being developed and currently owned by CI-Energies. The company has a stake of 100%.

Kossou Floating PV Power Plant is a floating solar project.

The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 92,000 households, to offset 16,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2024.

Methodology

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