American Kings Solar PV Park is a 128MW solar PV power project. It is located in California, the US. 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 2020 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in November 2020. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by American Kings Solar and First Solar. The project is currently owned by Goldman Sachs Renewable Power with a stake of 100%.

American Kings Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 974 acres.

The electricitiy generated from the plant has offsetted 78,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $129.28m.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 2020 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in November 2020.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Southern California Edison under a power purchase agreement for a period of 15 years.

Contractors involved

McCarthy Building Companies was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

First Solar was selected as the supplier of PV modules for the project.

TMEIC Power Electronics Products supplied 34 inverters to the project site.

The project is utilising trackers supplied by NEXTracker.

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About First Solar

First Solar Inc (First Solar) is a provider of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. It designs, manufactures and sells PV solar modules. The company produces solar systems using cadmium telluride (CdTe) technology. First Solar also offers solar PV power systems, operational and maintenance services to system owners. The company serves utilities, commercial and industrial companies, independent power producers, and other system owners in Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and North America. The company has solar module manufacturing facilities in the US, Malaysia, and Vietnam. First Solar is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, the US.


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