Youngam F1 Solar Power Plant is a 13.3MW solar PV power project. It is located in South Jeolla, South Korea. 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 December 2012. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Korea Western Power, Shinsung Solar Eenergy, SK D&D and SolarPark Korea. The project is currently owned by Korea Western Power.

Youngam F1 Solar Power Plant is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 2,226,000 square meters.

The project generates 18,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 5,000 households. The project cost is $30.462m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in December 2012.

Contractors involved

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

SolarPark Korea was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 23,000 modules at the site.

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About Korea Western Power

Korea Western Power Co., Ltd. (KOWEPO), a subsidiary of Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO), develops electricity resources, and generates and supplies electricity. The company’s power generation portfolio includes Taen, Pyeongtaek, Seoincheon, and Gunsan power complexes consisting of thermal, hydro, solar and combined cycle power plants; and solar power plants at Samrangjin, Sejong City and Gyeonggi. KOWEPO is headquartered in Seoul, Korea.

About SK D&D

SK D&D Co Ltd is a Korea-based company mainly engaged in the development of real estate. The Company operates its business through five segments. The Real Estate Development segment develops non-residential real estate such as offices, knowledge industry


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