Selebi Phikwe Solar PV Park is a 50MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Central, Botswana. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2024. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed and currently owned by Scatec. The company has a stake of 100%.
Selebi Phikwe Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project.
The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 20,000 households, to offset 48,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $678.933m.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2024.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to Botswana Power under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years.
Scatec is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.
Scatec is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the solar PV power project.
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Scatec ASA (Scatec), is an integrated independent producer of solar power that develops, builds, owns and operates solar power plants. The company conducts project origination and development, project financing, design and engineering, procurement and construction management, operation and maintenance, and asset management. Scatec has solar power plants in operational and under construction in Philippines, Laos, South Africa, Egypt, Malaysia, Brazil, Argentina, Honduras, Ukraine, Jordan, Mozambique, Czech Republic, Uganda, Vietnam, and Rwanda. The company also has a pipeline of projects under development in Africa, Latin America, Europe and Central Asia, and South East Asia. Scatec is headquartered in Oslo, Norway.