Umm Gudair Field Solar PV Park is a 10MW solar PV power project. It is located in Al Ahmadi, Kuwait. 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 October 2016. Buy the profile here.
The project was developed by X-ELIO Energy and is currently owned by Kuwait Oil.
Umm Gudair Field Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 37.6 hectares.
The project generates 17,600MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 5,167 households, offsetting 11,440t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $99m.
The project consists of 32,450 modules.
The project got commissioned in October 2016.
X-ELIO Energy was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.
The project is utilising single axis trackers supplied by Solar Steel Gonvarri Industries.
X-ELIO Energy is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project for a period of 5 years.
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About X-ELIO Energy
X-ELIO Energy SL (X-ELIO), formerly Gestamp Solar, is a renewable energy company. The company constructs, design, develops, installs, finances and operates solar photovoltaic plants. It offers services such as site selection, feasibility studies, project definitions, construction, transport and assembly, negotiations and project legalization. X-ELIO also provides monitoring, operation and maintenance, project design and investment analysis services. The company is fococused to adopt traditional sources such as oil and coal. Solar energy is expected to become the biggest source of electricity in the world. It has operational presence across the Americas, Africa, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Europe. X-ELIO is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.