Noor Midelt Solar PV Park 2 is a 210MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Draa-Tafilalet, Morocco. The project is currently in financed stage. It will be developed in single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2022.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Solar PV||210||–||210||Financed||Draa-Tafilalet, Morocco||Abu Dhabi Future Energy; EDF Renewables; Green Of Africa|
The project is being developed by Abu Dhabi Future Energy, EDF Renewables and Green Of Africa. EDF Renewables, Abu Dhabi Future Energy, Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy and Green Of Africa are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 35%, 30%, 25% and 10% respectively.
Noor Midelt Solar PV Park 2 is a ground-mounted solar project.
The electricitiy generated from the plant will offset 760,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $490.35m.
Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2022.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy under a power purchase agreement. The power will be sold at the rate of $0.07kWh for a period of 25 years. The capacity to be procured is 210MW.
TSK Electronica y Electricidad is expected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.
Abu Dhabi Future Energy, EDF Renewables and Green Of Africa are expected to be contracted for rendering of operations & maintenance services for the project.
About Abu Dhabi Future Energy
Abu Dhabi Future Energy Co (Masdar), a subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Co, is a renewable energy company. The company mainly focuses on solar and wind power projects such photovoltaic power, concentrated solar and offshore and onshore wind farms. Masdar invests in and contributes to innovative projects such as utility-scale power plants, community grid projects, and individual solar home systems. The company also focuses on advancing cleantech innovation and offers energy services consultancy. It is also involved in sustainable urban development, building, and deploying advanced technologies such as reverse osmosis seawater desalination plants. The company develops projects in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and other regions. Masdar is headquartered in Masdar, Abu Dhabi, the UAE.
About EDF Renewables
EDF Renewables Inc (EDF Renewables), formerly, enXco, Inc., is an independent power producer and service provider. The company delivers grid-scale power: onshore and offshore wind, solar photovoltaic, and storage projects. Its major services include project management, asset management and operation, retrofits and upgrades, and maintenance of electricity generation projects. The company has operations across the US, Canada and Mexico. The company provides origination, development, transaction and construction services for offshore and onshore large-scale wind, solar photovoltaic and storage projects. EDF Renewables is headquartered in San Diego, California, the US.
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