Nunez de Balboa Solar PV Park is a 500MW solar PV power project. It is located in Extremadura, Spain. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. The project construction commenced in 2019 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in April 2020. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by ecoEnergias del Guadiana and Iberdrola. The project is currently owned by Iberdrola with a stake of 100%.

Nunez de Balboa Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 1,000 hectares.

The project generates 832GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 250,000 households, offsetting 215,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

Development status

The project construction commenced in 2019 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in April 2020.

Power purchase agreement

Euskaltel and Kutxabank are the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors involved

Eiffage Energia S L U was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

The solar PV modules for the project were supplied by GCL System Integration Technology and Wuxi Suntech Power.

Power Electronics Espana supplied 115 of its HEC V1500 inverters to the project site.

The project is utilising trackers supplied by Gonvarri Steel Services.

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About ecoEnergias del Guadiana

ecoEnergias del Guadiana, S.A. (ecoEnergias del Guadiana) develops and manages projects of renewable energies. The company also deals with the correct operation of the renewable energy projects during the life utility of the facilities. The company preserves the natural resources in its vicinity through the development, implementation and operation of renewable energy plants. The company is also focused on the concept global engineering and management to ensure optimum operation of existing facilities. ecoEnergias del Guadiana is headquartered in Badajoz, Spain.

About Iberdrola

Iberdrola SA (Iberdrola) is an energy utility. It constructs, operates and manages power generation plants, transmission and distribution facilities and other assets. The company produces electricity using conventional and renewable energy sources. It also trades electricity and gas in wholesale markets; and retails electricity, gas, and other related products and services. Iberdrola retails energy to residential, commercial, industrial, institutional and other customers. In its transition to a sustainable energy model, the company makes considerable investments in smart grids, renewable energy, large-scale energy storage and digital transformation. Iberdrola operates in Europe, North America, South America and other regions. Iberdrola is headquartered in Bilbao, Vizcaya, Spain.

This content was updated on 20 July 2023

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