Kandahar Solar PV Park 1 is a 30MW solar PV power project. It is located in Kandahar, Afghanistan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in July 2019. Buy the profile here.

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The project is developed by 77 Construction Contracting & Trading, BayWa r.e. Solar Energy Systems and Zularistan. These companies also have ownership stakes in the project.

Kandahar Solar PV Park 1 is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 60 acres.

100 inverters have been installed at the Kandahar Solar PV Park 1 (Kandahar Solar PV Park 1B) site.

Development status

The project got commissioned in July 2019.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.085kWh for a period of 20 years.

Contractors involved

Hanwha Q Cells was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the Kandahar Solar PV Park 1 (Kandahar Solar PV Park 1B). The company provided 55,000 modules each with 275W of nameplate capacity.

77 Construction Contracting & Trading is the O&M contractor for the Kandahar Solar PV Park 1 (Kandahar Solar PV Park 1B).

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About 77 Construction Contracting & Trading

77 Construction Contracting & Trading Co (77 Construction), a subsidiary of 77 Construction & Contracting Co, is a construction contracting service provider. The company offers products such as security products, culverts and manholes, concrete walls and columns, concrete electrical poles, pre-cast concrete frames, pre-stressed concrete beam, and hollow concrete. It produces precast concrete units such as T-Walls and other force protection barriers, production and installation of concrete modular buildings, and production of crushed aggregates. 77 Construction provides construction management services. The company constructs roads, earth works, road junctions, bridges, viaducts, hydraulic structures, water works, residential buildings, asphalt pavements, and prefabricated units. 77 Construction is headquartered in Erbil, Iraq.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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