Merle Sud Solar PV Park is a 12MW solar PV power project. It is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in October 2019.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 12 12 Active Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Centrale Photovoltaique De Merle Sud Solar PV 12 12 Active Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Centrale Photovoltaique De Merle Sud Solar PV 12 12 Active Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France Centrale Photovoltaique De Merle Sud

Description

The project was developed by Centrale Photovoltaique De Merle Sud. Total Quadran, Credit Agricole CIB and Terra Energies are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 40%, 30% and 30% respectively.

Merle Sud Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 22 hectares.

The project generates 15,060MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 12,830 households. The project cost is $11.748m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in October 2019.

Contractors Involved

AU Optronics was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company provided 39,984 modules each with 300W of nameplate capacity.

Huawei Technologies supplied its SUN2000 – 60KTL inverters to the project site.

About Centrale Photovoltaique De Merle Sud

Centrale Photovoltaique De Merle Sud SAS (Centrale Photovoltaique De Merle Sud) generates, procures, transmits, distributes, and produces power from renewable energy. The company is headquartered in France.

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