Salvador Solar Park is a 70MW solar PV power project. It is located in Atacama, Chile. 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 2015. Buy the profile here.

Description

The project was developed by Etrion, Solventus Chile and Total Solar International. The project is currently owned by Innergex Renewable Energy with a stake of 100%.

Salvador Solar Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 138 hectares.

The project generates 182,200MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 70,000 households. The project cost is $221m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in January 2015.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Empresa Electrica Atacama under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.1kWh for a period of 15.00 years, starting from 2016.

Contractors involved

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

SunPower was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 160,000 modules at the site.

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

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About Etrion

Etrion Corp (Etrion), formerly PetroFalcon Corp, is a solar energy development company. The company produce power and builds, owns and operates utility-scale solar power generation plants. It develops greenfield solar power projects in Japan and Chile. Etrion owns and operates 57 MW of solar capacity in Japan. The company also operates various projects in the backlog and pipeline at different stages of development in Japan. Etrion partners with Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities Co., Ltd for the sale of solar assets. It operates solar projects in Mito, Shizukuishi, Misawa, Komatsu and Nigata in Japan. Etrion is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland.

About Total Solar International

Total Gas & Power USA supplies gas and electricity to the industrial, commercial, and small to medium businesses.

GlobalData

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