Spartan-Michigan University Solar PV Park is a 13.5MW solar PV power project. It is located in Michigan, the US. 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 2017. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Alterra Power and Inovateus Solar. The project is currently owned by Alterra Power with a stake of 100%.

Spartan-Michigan University Solar PV Park is a roof-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 45 acres.

The project generates 16,000MWh electricity thereby offsetting 11,793.402t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $24m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in December 2017.

Contractors involved

Talesun Solar USA was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company provided 40,000 modules each with 335W of nameplate capacity.

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

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About Alterra Power

Alterra Power Corp (Alterra), formerly Magma Energy Corp is a renewable energy company. The company's products include electrical products, wind and hydro facility farms. It offers services such as operations, development, exploration, and acquisition of renewable power projects and hydroelectric, solar energy, wind, and geothermal projects solutions. Alterra provides its wind and hydro facility farms in British Columbia, geothermal plant in Nevada and geothermal facilities in Iceland. The company operates its geothermal, wind, hydro, and power plant projects across Iceland, Canada, Chile, Italy, the US, Peru, and others. Alterra is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

About Inovateus Solar

Inovateus Solar LLC (Inovateus) is a provider of solar development, engineering, installation, procurement, construction (EPC) and solar supply services. The company offers solar panels, inverters, components, modules, optimizers, monitoring, solar racking and mounting systems. Its services include design, installation, commissioning, permitting, inspection, project management and consulting services. Inovateus projects include Shedd Aquarium, Dayton Power and Light Utility, Duke Realty, City of Pratt Kansas and others. The company caters to utility, commercial, industrial, large-scale projects and residential installers. It collaborates with module and inverter manufacturing companies in developing solar components. Inovateus is headquartered in South Bend, Indiana, the US.


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