Basseterre Valley Solar PV Park is a 35.7MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Saint George Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2020 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Leclanche. The company has a stake of 100%.

Basseterre Valley Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is planned over 100 acres.

The project is expected to generate 61,300MWh electricity to offset 41,500t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $70m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2020. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to St. Kitts Electricity under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years.

Contractors involved

Leclanche is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

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About Leclanche

Leclanche SA (Leclanche) is a provider of energy storage solutions. The company uses lithium-ion cell technology to design and develop its solutions. The company also manufactures batteries and storage systems including portable energy systems, and markets personalized energy storage solutions for mass transportation. The solutions of Leclanche find application in electricity generation and transmission, heavy industrial machines, and specialty battery systems. It provides personalized and off-the-shelf charging and battery storage solutions for civil, military, medical, industrial machinery, mass marine, road and rail transportation, industrial machinery, electricity generation transmission and distribution markets. It operates a lithium-ion cell manufacturing plant in Willstatt, Germany. The company's business operations span Europe, Asia and North America. Leclanché is headquartered in Yverdon-Les-Bains, Switzerland.


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