Moapa Southern Paiute Solar PV Park is a 353MW solar PV power project. It is located in Nevada, the US. 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 July 2016. Buy the profile here.

Description

The project was developed by First Solar, K Road DG and RES Americas Construction. Capital Dynamics and GE Energy Financial Services are currently owning the project.

Moapa Southern Paiute Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 2,000 acres.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 111,000 households, offsetting 341,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $515.267m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in July 2016.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Los Angeles Department of Water and Power under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.094kWh for a period of 25 years. The contracted capacity is 250MW.

Contractors involved

First Solar and Swinerton Renewable Energy were selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

The solar PV modules for the project were supplied by First Solar and General Electric.

The inverters were procured from General Electric for the project.

First Solar is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.

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About First Solar

First Solar Inc (First Solar) is a provider of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. It designs, manufactures and sells PV solar modules. The company produces solar systems using cadmium telluride (CdTe) technology. First Solar also offers solar PV power systems, operational and maintenance services to system owners. The company serves utilities, commercial and industrial companies, independent power producers, and other system owners in Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and North America. The company has solar module manufacturing facilities in the US, Malaysia, and Vietnam. First Solar is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, the US.

About K Road DG

K Road DG LLC provides conventional and renewable energy generation solutions, It engages in energy storage, distributive generation, smart grid alliance operations. K Road DG is headquartered in New York, the US.

GlobalData

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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.