Looop Kitui Solar PV Park is a 40MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Kitui, Kenya. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2024 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2025. Buy the profile here.

Description

The project is being developed and currently owned by Looop. The company has a stake of 100%.

Looop Kitui Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is planned over 210 acres.

The project is expected to generate 99,275MWh of electricity. The project cost is expected to be around $57.607m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2025.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to Kenya Power and Lighting under a power purchase agreement. The power will be sold at the rate of $0.12kWh for a period of 20 years.

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About Looop

Looop Inc offers solar power system development, sale, construction, management, and maintenance services. The company sells solar power equipments and related products. Looop also provides insurance agency services. It is headquartered in Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan.

GlobalData

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.