RE Aguascalientes Solar PV Park is a 67.736MW solar PV power project. It is located in Aguascalientes, Mexico. 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 January 2019. Buy the profile here.
The project was developed by Canadian Solar, Recurrent Energy Mexico Development S de RL de CV and Voltalia Portugal. The project is currently owned by BlackRock.
RE Aguascalientes Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 134 hectares.
The project generates 145GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 20,690 households, offsetting 72,700t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $98.794m.
The project got commissioned in January 2019.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Comision Federal de Electricidad under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.048kWh for a period of 15 years. The contracted capacity is 63MW.
Canadian Solar and Grupo Ortiz were selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.
Canadian Solar was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 202,200 modules at the site.
The project is utilising single axis trackers supplied by Soltec Energias Renovables.
Canadian Solar and Grupo Ortiz were contracted to render operations & maintenance services for the project.
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About Canadian Solar
Canadian Solar Inc (Canadian Solar) is a provider of solar energy solutions. The company designs, develops and manufactures solar ingots, wafers, modules, cells, and other solar power products. Its broad range of solar modules find application in residential, commercial and industrial solar power generation systems; and specialty solar products include customized solar modules that customers incorporate into their own products such as portable solar home systems. Canadian Solar serves distributors, project developers, system integrators and installers and EPC companies across Asia, America, Europe and other regions. It has manufacturing facilities in China, Taiwan, Canada, Vietnam, Thailand and Indonesia among others. Canadian Solar is headquartered in Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
About Voltalia Portugal
Voltalia Portugal SA (Voltalia Portugal ) formerly known as Martifer Solar SA, a subsidiary of Voltalia SA, is a provider of renewable energy solutions. The company develops, constructs and manage utility scale photovoltaic plants. It offers services such as project development; engineering, procurement and construction; and operation and maintenance of photovoltaic plants. The company also provide photovoltaic solutions including installation of ground-mounted, solar rooftop and building integrated power systems; and off-grid installation solutions. Martifer Solar offers solar equipment and accessories to its customers. It has operational presence in Asia, North America and Europe. Voltalia Portugal is headquartered in Oliveira de Frades, Coimbra, Portugal.