IP Athos Solar PV Park is a 649MW solar PV power project. It is planned in California, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the partially active stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2021 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in June 2022. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed by Intersect Power and SB Energy Holdings. The project is currently owned by SB Energy with a stake of 100%.

IP Athos Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is planned over 3,440 acres.

The project is expected to generate 2,200,000MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 179,000 households. The project is expected to offset 1,700,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $699.622m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2021. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by June 2022.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the IP Athos Solar PV Park (Athos I) will be sold to Direct Energy Business under a power purchase agreement from 2022. The offtake capacity is expected to be 250MW.

Contractors involved

Rosendin Electric and Signal Energy Constructors are expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

First Solar will be the supplier of the PV modules for the solar power project. The company is expected to install 1,480,000 modules at the site.

The project will utilise trackers likely to be supplied by NEXTracker.

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About Intersect Power

Intersect Power Inc (Intersect Power) is a clean infrastructure company that brings efficient, innovative, and scalable low-carbon solutions to its customers in energy and commodity markets. Intersect Power is headquartered in Walnut, California, the US.

About SB Energy Holdings

SB Energy Holdings LLC is an alternative energy vompany which works on renewable energy using solar energy and other renewable sources. The company is headquartered in Orlando, Florida, the US.


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.