Engie Kahone Solar PV Park is a 44MW solar PV power project. It is located in Kaolack, Senegal. 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 2021. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Engie. The company has a stake of 100%.

Engie Kahone Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 36 hectares.

The project cost is $72.05m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in June 2021.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Senegal National Electricity Agency under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.038kWh for a period of 25 years. The contracted capacity is 35MW.

Contractors involved

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

Engie is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project for a period of 25 years.

For more details on Engie Kahone Solar PV Park, buy the profile here.

About Engie

Engie SA (Engie) is an electric utility. It generates electricity using natural gas, coal, nuclear, hydro, wind, biomass, geothermal and solar sources, and trades and sells that energy. It supplies, distributes, trades and sells natural gas; and offers a comprehensive range of services related to the energy-efficiency. The company operates urban heating and cooling networks, and provides facility management, and other technical and management services. Engie serves customers in Latin America, North America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia. It operates conventional and renewable facilities and has interests in various projects under development and construction stages across the world. Engie is headquartered in Paris, Ile-de-France, France.


GlobalData, the leading provider of industry intelligence, provided the underlying research used to produce this article.

This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.