Nouakchott solar PV Park is a 15MW solar PV power project. It is located in Nouakchott, Mauritania. 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 April 2013. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Abu Dhabi Future Energy and is currently owned by Societe Mauritanienne d'Electricite with a stake of 100%.

Nouakchott solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 300,000 square meters.

The project generates 25,409MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 10,000 households, offsetting 21,225t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $31.99m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in April 2013.

Contractors involved

Enviromena Power Systems was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

Masdar PV was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 29,826 modules at the site.

SMA Solar Technology supplied 1 of its Sunny Central 500CP inverters to the project site.

SMA Solar Technology supplied 16 of its Sunny Central 720CP inverters to the project site.

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About Abu Dhabi Future Energy

Abu Dhabi Future Energy Co (Masdar), a subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Co, is a renewable energy company. The company mainly focuses on solar and wind power projects such photovoltaic power, concentrated solar and offshore and onshore wind farms. Masdar invests in and contributes to innovative projects such as utility-scale power plants, community grid projects, and individual solar home systems. The company also focuses on advancing cleantech innovation and offers energy services consultancy. It is also involved in sustainable urban development, building, and deploying advanced technologies such as reverse osmosis seawater desalination plants. The company develops projects in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and other regions. Masdar is headquartered in Masdar, Abu Dhabi, the UAE.


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