Avalades Solar Park is a 15.6MW solar PV power project. It is located in Faro, Portugal. 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 September 2012. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Voltalia Portugal and is currently owned by Cubico Sustainable Investments.

Avalades Solar Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 41 hectares.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 7,701 households, offsetting 10,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $16.481m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in September 2012.

Contractors involved

Voltalia Portugal was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

Hanwha Q Cells was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 66,080 modules at the site.

Voltalia Portugal is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.

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About Voltalia Portugal

Voltalia Portugal SA (Voltalia Portugal ) formerly known as Martifer Solar SA, a subsidiary of Voltalia SA, is a provider of renewable energy solutions. The company develops, constructs and manage utility scale photovoltaic plants. It offers services such as project development; engineering, procurement and construction; and operation and maintenance of photovoltaic plants. The company also provide photovoltaic solutions including installation of ground-mounted, solar rooftop and building integrated power systems; and off-grid installation solutions. Martifer Solar offers solar equipment and accessories to its customers. It has operational presence in Asia, North America and Europe. Voltalia Portugal is headquartered in Oliveira de Frades, Coimbra, Portugal.


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