Imperial Solar Energy Center South is a 130MW solar PV power project. It is located in California, 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 November 2013. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Tenaska Solar Ventures. CSOLAR IV South and Prudential Capital Group are currently owning the project.

Imperial Solar Energy Center South is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 946 acres.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 44,000 households. The project cost is $508.879m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in November 2013.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to San Diego Gas & Electric under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years, starting from 2013.

Contractors involved

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

First Solar was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 2,000,000 modules at the site.

Tenaska Solar Ventures is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.

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