Kandahar Solar PV Park is a 10MW 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 a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in October 2019. Buy the profile here.
The project was developed by Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat and Dynasty Oil & Gas. The project is currently owned by Dynasty Oil & Gas.
Kandahar Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 80 acres.
The project generates 20,183MWh of electricity. The project cost is $19m.
The project got commissioned in October 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 $0.073kWh for a period of 15 years. The contracted capacity is 10MW.
Zularistan was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.
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About Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat
Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat (DABS), formerly Da Afghanistan Breshna Moassessa, is a state-owned power utility company. It operates and manages electricity generation, transmission and distribution infrastructure throughout Afghanistan. Its generation portfolio includes oil-fired thermal power plants and hydropower plants. The company also manages the national power grid and allied infrastructure in the country. It imports electricity from neighboring countries such as Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Iran to balance energy matrix in the country. Its customer base includes residential, commercial, industrial and others. DABS is headquartered in Kabul, Afghanistan.