Tampa Big Bend Solar PV Park is a 23MW solar PV power project. It is located in Florida, 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 February 2017. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Tampa Electric.

Tampa Big Bend Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 106 acres.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 3,300 households, offsetting 38,651t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $37.091m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in February 2017.

Contractors involved

Burns & McDonnell was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

First Solar was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 202,300 modules at the site.

The inverters were procured from SMA Solar Technology for the project.

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About Tampa Electric

Tampa Electric Co (TEC) is a subsidiary of Emera Inc., is an energy utility. The company conducts the generation, purchase, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity and the distribution, purchase and sale of natural gas in Florida. The service area for electric operations covers West Central Florida, including Hillsborough County and parts of Polk, Pasco and Pinellas Counties. The company conducts its natural gas activities through Peoples Gas System and electricity activities through Tampa Electric division. TEC is headquartered in Tampa, Florida, the US.


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