IBM Gunbarrel facility Solar PV Park is a 10MW solar PV power project. It is located in Minnesota, 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 September 2019. Buy the profile here.


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

IBM Gunbarrel facility Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 55 acres.

The project generates 9,500MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 2,200 households, offsetting 6,667.807t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $12.206m.

The project consists of 25,000 modules.

Development status

The project got commissioned in September 2019.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to IBM North America under a power purchase agreement, starting from 2019.

Contractors involved

Namaste Solar Electric was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

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About NextEra Energy

NextEra Energy Inc (NEE) is an electric power and energy infrastructure company. It generates, transmits and distributes electricity; and holds investments in gas infrastructure assets. NEE produces power using nuclear, coal, oil, natural gas, wind and solar sources. The company also purchases electricity for resale, and provides risk management services related to power and gas consumption. It serves residential, commercial, industrial, wholesale, and other customers in Florida; and owns, develops, constructs, manages and operates electricity generation facilities in the US and Canada wholesale energy markets. NEE is headquartered in Juno Beach, Florida, the US.


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