Les Mees Solar Park is a 34MW solar PV power project. It is located in Provence-Alpes-Cote dAzur, France. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in October 2011.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 34 34 Active Provence-Alpes-Cote dAzur, France ECO Delta

Description

The project was developed by ECO Delta and is currently owned by Sonnedix France with a stake of 100%.

Les Mees Solar Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 70 hectares.

The project generates 35,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 12,000 households, offsetting 40,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $147.07m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in October 2011.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Electricite de France under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years, starting from 2011.

Contractors Involved

Siemens Energy was selected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.

Wuxi Suntech Power was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 112,780 modules at the site.

The inverters were procured from Siemens for the project.

Siemens Energy is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.

About ECO Delta

ECO Delta SAS (ECO Delta), a subsidiary of Aloe Energy, promotes, develops and operates renewable energy projects engaged in the production of electricity. The company offers services which include design, implementation, project selection, development, coordination, financial engineering, operation and maintenance and other related services. ECO Delta builds, develops and manages wind turbine and photovoltaic plants. Its project portfolio include wind and solar farms in Meria, Corse, Fontaine, Cabasse and Ginasservis, France and Tunisia. ECO Delta is headquartered in La Ciotat, Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, France.

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