Mariel Free Zone Solar PV Park is a 62MW solar PV power project. It is located in Artemisa, Cuba. 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. The project construction commenced in 2019 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2021. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Hive Energy and Shanghai Electric Group. The owners have 50% stake in the project respectively.

Mariel Free Zone Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 118 hectares.

The project generates 93GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 10,500 households. The project cost is $60m.

The project consists of 300,000 modules.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 2019 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2021.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Union Electrica de Cuba under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years. The contracted capacity is 50MW.

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About Hive Energy

Hive Energy Ltd (Hive Energy) is a developers of solar PV energy. It provides commercial rooftops, solar farms and solar parks. The company is headquartered in East Wellow, Hampshire, the UK.

About Shanghai Electric Group

Shanghai Electric (Group) Corp (Shanghai Electric) is a manufacturer of power generation equipment. Its focuses on four major areas such as new energy and environmental protection equipment, high-efficiency clean energy equipment, industrial equipment and modern service industries. Its product portfolio includes nuclear power units, thermal power generating units, wind power equipment, gas turbines, environmental protection equipment, power transmission and distribution equipment, elevators, automation equipment, rail transit and machine tools. Shanghai Electric is headquartered in Shanghai City, Shanghai, China.


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