Segou Solar PV Park is a 33MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Segou, Mali. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 33 33 Permitting Segou, Mali Africa Power 1; Scatec


The project is being developed by Africa Power 1 and Scatec. Scatec, IFC InfraVentures and Africa Power 1 are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 51%, 30% and 19% respectively.

Segou Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is planned over 47 hectares.

The project is expected to generate 57,000MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 60,000 households. The project is expected to offset 33,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $50.2m.

The solar power project consists of 104,764 modules.

10 inverters are likely to get installed at the project site.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to Energie du Mali under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years. The offtake capacity is expected to be 33MW.

Contractors Involved

Scatec is expected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.

Scatec is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the solar PV power project.

About Scatec

Scatec ASA (Scatec) is an integrated independent producer of solar power that develops, builds, owns and operates solar power plants. The company conducts project origination and development, project financing, design and engineering, procurement and construction management, operation and maintenance, and asset management. Scatec has solar power plants in operational and under construction in South Africa, Egypt, Malaysia, Brazil, Argentina, Honduras, Ukraine, Jordan, Mozambique, Czech Republic, and Rwanda. The company also has a pipeline of projects under development in Africa, Latin America, Europe and Central Asia, and South East Asia. Scatec is headquartered in Oslo, Norway.


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