AES Ilumina Solar PV Park is a 24MW solar PV power project. It is located in Guayama, Puerto Rico. 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. The project construction commenced in 2011 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in October 2012. Buy the profile here.
The project was developed by Silver Ridge Power and is currently owned by The AES with a stake of 100%.
AES Ilumina Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 55 hectares.
The project supplies enough clean energy to power 6,000 households. The project cost is $70m.
The project construction commenced in 2011 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in October 2012.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.13kWh for a period of 20 years.
GES Global Energy Services was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.
Yingli Green Energy Holding was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 110,000 modules at the site.
Green Power Technologies supplied 40 inverters to the project site.
GES Global Energy Services is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.
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About Silver Ridge Power
Silver Ridge Power, LLC, formerly AES Solar Energy Ltd (AES), is a solar energy company, based in the US. It develops, finances, constructs, owns, and operates utility-scale solar photovoltaic power plants. The company was formed as a joint venture between AES Corporation and Riverstone Holdings LLC. AES operates power plants that are connected to the power grids and supplies renewable energy for domestic use and also for big manufacturing and commercial usage. The company has projects in Italy, Bulgaria, France, Greece, and Spain. Its joint venture company provides capital investments in the midstream, exploration and production, oilfield services, power and renewable sectors of the energy industry. The company provides energy supply through its units in the UK, Spain, Italy, India, France, Greece, and Bulgaria. AES is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, the US.