El Chaparral Solar Farm is an 11.3MW solar PV power project. It is located in New Mexico, 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 June 2012. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by SunEdison.

El Chaparral Solar Farm is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 140 acres.

The project generates 26,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 2,400 households. The project cost is $50.005m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in June 2012.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to El Paso Electric under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years.

Contractors involved

SunEdison was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 40,300 modules at the site.

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

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