Abertura Solar Park is a 23.1MW solar PV power project. It is located in Extremadura, Spain. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in June 2008. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Iberdrola and is currently owned by Longsol Holdings US.

Abertura Solar Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 178 hectares.

The project generates 47,400MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 22,570 households, offsetting 88,762t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $44.21m.

The project consists of 132,000 modules.

Development status

The project got commissioned in June 2008.

Contractors involved

Elektro Holding and Iberinco were selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

Iberinco and Rios Renovables were contracted to render operations & maintenance services for the project.

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About Iberdrola

Iberdrola SA (Iberdrola) is an energy utility. It constructs, operates and manages power generation plants, transmission and distribution facilities and other assets. The company produces electricity using conventional and renewable energy sources. It also trades electricity and gas in wholesale markets; and retails electricity, gas, and other related products and services. Iberdrola retails energy to residential, commercial, industrial, institutional and other customers. In its transition to a sustainable energy model, the company makes considerable investments in smart grids, renewable energy, large-scale energy storage and digital transformation, Iberdrola operates in Europe, North America, South America and other regions. Iberdrola is headquartered in Bilbao, Vizcaya, Spain.


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