Tucson Solar Park -1 is a 25MW solar PV power project. It is located in Arizona, 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 November 2012. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Fotowatio Renewable Ventures Servicios Espana, National Solar Power and SunEdison. The project is currently owned by Goldman Sachs Renewable Power with a stake of 100%.

Tucson Solar Park -1 is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 199 acres.

The project generates 41,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 3,500 households, offsetting 90,200t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $110.631m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in November 2012.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Tucson Electric Power under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years. The contracted capacity is 20MWh.

Contractors involved

OHL Industrial was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

Nvt Licenses was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company provided 88,000 modules each with 290W of nameplate capacity.

Toshiba Mitsubishi-Electric Industrial Systems supplied 16 inverters to the project site.

The project is utilising horizontal single axis trackers supplied by Array Technologies.

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About Fotowatio Renewable Ventures Servicios Espana

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures Servicios Espana SL (FRV), a subsidiary of Abdul Latif Jameel Energy and Environmental Services, is a renewable energy company that provides solar energy and wind energy solutions. The company offers design, engineering, procurement and construction, project financing, and operation and maintenance of solar energy plants, among others. It provides identification, structuring and implementation of financing solutions for renewable energy. FRV develops and constructs 780 MWp of installed power for the generation of sustainable and clean energy. The company undertakes projects across Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, the Americas, and the Middle East countries, among others. FRV is headquartered in Madrid, Spain

About SunEdison

SunEdison, Inc. (SunEdison) is a solar energy company that develops and sells photovoltaic energy solutions, and owns and operates clean power generation assets. The company also develops, manufactures and sells silicon wafer for the semiconductor industry. It also offers solar energy services to its clients that integrate the design, financing, installation, monitoring, operations and maintenance functions of the downstream solar market. SunEdison serves commercial customers including national retail chains and real estate property management firms; federal, state and municipal governments; utilities; and customers from the semiconductor industry. The company, together with its subsidiaries, manufacturing facilities and representative offices, operates in the US, Canada, Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Middle East and North Africa (MENA). SunEdison is headquartered in Maryland Heights, Missouri, the US. The company and some of its domestic and international subsidiaries have filed for reorganization under chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code in April 2016.


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