Saurimo Solar PV Park is a 26.91MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Lunda Sul, Angola. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2020 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed by M Couto Alves Vias, M.Couto Alves and Sun Africa. The project is currently owned by Ministry of Energy and Water, Angola with a stake of 100%.

Saurimo Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project.

The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 534,000 households. The project cost is expected to be around $60.842m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2020. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.

Contractors involved

MCA Group is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

Hanwha Q Cells USA will be the supplier of PV modules for the solar power project.

The project will utilise trackers likely to be supplied by NEXTracker.

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About M Couto Alves Vias

M Couto Alves Vias SA provides consultancy services in the field of renewable energy.The company is located in Angola.

About M.Couto Alves

M.Couto Alves SA (M.Couto Alves ) is a construction company which also focuses on the renewable energy which provides electricity using natural gas, hydroelectric, coal and nuclear sources .The company is located in Portugal.

About Sun Africa

Sun Africa LLC (Sun Africa) provides utility scale solar project and off-grid solution. The company is located in United States.


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