AV Solar Ranch One Solar Park is a 242MW 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. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in April 2013. Buy the profile here.
The project was developed by Baker Electric and First Solar. The project is currently owned by Constellation Energy Generation with a stake of 100%.
AV Solar Ranch One Solar Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 1,372 acres.
The project generates 592,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 75,000 households, offsetting 140,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $1,360m.
The project got commissioned in April 2013.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Pacific Gas and Electric under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years. The contracted capacity is 230MW.
First Solar was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.
First Solar was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 3,800,000 modules at the site.
First Solar is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.
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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.