Renault Samsung Motors Photovoltaic Power Project is a 20MW solar PV power project. It is located in South Gyeongsang, South Korea. 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 December 2012. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by KC Cottrell and Korea East-West Power. KB Asset Management, KC Cottrell and Korea East-West Power are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 50%, 25% and 25% respectively.

Renault Samsung Motors Photovoltaic Power Project is a roof-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 300,000 square meters.

The project generates 25,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 8,300 households. The project cost is $49.3m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in December 2012.

Contractors involved

KC Cottrell was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

KC Cottrell was selected as the supplier of PV modules for the project.

KC Cottrell and KC Green Holdings were contracted to render operations & maintenance services for the project.

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About KC Cottrell

KC Cottrell Co Ltd (KC Cottrell), a subsidiary of KC Green Holdings Co Ltd, is a provider of environmental equipment and technology solutions. Its key offerings include gas treatment systems, ash handling systems, dust collection systems and photovoltaic equipment. The company also offers industrial machinery such as dampers, heat exchangers, control gas flow, pressure vessels and expansion joints. The company also offers its technology consulting services such as inspection and diagnosis, maintenance and repair and flue-gas desulfurization engineering consulting services. It offers its products and services to power plants, steel making facilities, chemical and cement plants, glass melting furnace and other industrial applications. It owns and operates a factory in Gyeonggi, South Korea. KC Cottrell is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

About Korea East-West Power

Korea East-West Power Co Ltd (EWP), a subsidiary of Korea Electric Power Corp, is a state-owned electric utility producer. It generates and supplies the electricity to its customers in the region. It produces electricity from various sources including coal, oil, liquefied natural gas, mini hydro, and renewable sources such as solar, wind, biomass, and biogas. The company also offers plant construction, engineering, plant operations, and plant maintenance services; and financial investment services for the exploration and development of mines. EWP serves in domestic and overseas regions. It has operating and developing interests in power generation facilities in North America, Latin America and the Caribbean, Asia, and Oceania. EWP is headquartered in Jung-gu, Ulsan, South Korea.


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