Tharisa Mine Solar PV Park is a 40MW solar PV power project. It is planned in North-West, South Africa. 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 2024 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2025. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Chariot Oil & Gas and Total Eren. The owners have 50% stake in the project respectively.

Tharisa Mine Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project.

The project cost is expected to be around $43m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2025.

Contractors involved

Chariot Oil & Gas and Total Eren are expected to be contracted for rendering of operations & maintenance services for the project.

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About Chariot Oil & Gas

Chariot Oil & Gas Ltd (CHAR) is an oil and gas exploration company. It create's transformational stakeholder value through the discovery of material accumulations of hydrocarbons. The company provides services such as drilling and extracting services for oil and gas resources. It also offers exploration of oil and gas resources in the areas of Namibia, Mauritania, Morocco, and others. CHAR provides mature portfolio to drill ready status and accelerates the drilling programs. The Company provides approximately three licenses covering over four blocks offshore Namibia. The company has its operations in Africa and Europe. It primarily operates in the UK. CHAR is headquartered in Saint Peter Port, the UK.

About Total Eren

Total Eren SA (Total Eren), is an independent power producer that develops, finances, builds and operates renewable energy power plants. The company offers services such as project management, engineering, procurement and construction; and operation and maintenance of renewable energy power plants. It generates electricity from various renewable energy sources including hydro, solar and wind. Total Eren owns and operates power plants in Asia, Europe, North America and South America. Total Eren is headquartered in Paris, Ile-de-France, France.


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