Wapello Solar project is a 127.5MW solar PV power project. It is located in Iowa, 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 March 2021. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Clenera.

Wapello Solar project is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 800 acres.

The project generates 200MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 45,000 households. The project cost is $189.558m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in March 2021.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Central Iowa Power Cooperative under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years. The contracted capacity is 100MW.

Contractors involved

Renewable Energy Systems was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

Risen Energy was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 318,000 modules at the site.

Sungrow Power Supply supplied 34 inverters to the project site.

The project is utilising single axis trackers supplied by FTC Solar.

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