Fotowatio Al Mafraq Solar PV Park is a 67MW solar PV power project. It is located in Mafraq, Jordan. 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. The project construction commenced in 2017 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2017. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Fotowatio Renewable Ventures.

Fotowatio Al Mafraq Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 145 hectares.

The project generates 145,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 40,000 households, offsetting 80,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $234.192m.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 2017 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2017.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to National Electric Power under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.069kWh for a period of 20 years. The contracted capacity is 50MW.

Contractors involved

Obrascon Huarte Lain was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

JA Solar Holdings was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company supplied modules with rated capacity of 325W.

The inverters were procured from ABB for the project.

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About Fotowatio Renewable Ventures

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures BV (FRV), a subsidiary of Abdul Latif Jameel Energy and Environmental Services, is a provider of renewable energy solutions. It offers engineering, procurement and construction (EPC), operation, maintenance, administrative, technical and legal consulting services. The company’s project portfolio comprises of montna farms, nellis air force base, potosi solar, rothenbach solar park, brook warehouse, la jacinta, olmedilla, mafraq-I and lilyvale among others. It develops, constructs, finances, operates, and manages solar energy projects across the countries. FRV caters services to construction, technology, power and investment firms. The company has operational presence in Australia, India, Italy, Jordan, Uruguay, Spain, Mexico and the US. FRV is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.


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