Starwood SSM2 is a 34MW solar PV power project. It is located in Ontario, Canada. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in September 2011.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 34 34 Active Ontario, Canada Hanwha Q Cells USA; Starwood Energy Group Global


The project was developed by Hanwha Q Cells USA and Starwood Energy Group Global. The project is currently owned by Fengate Capital Management with a stake of 100%.

Starwood SSM2 is a ground-mounted solar project.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 12,000 households. The project cost is $150m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in September 2011.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Ontario Power Authority under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years.

Contractors Involved

Hanwha Q Cells USA was selected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.

Hanwha Q Cells was selected as the supplier of PV modules for the project.

The inverters were procured from SatCon Technology for the project.

Canadian Solar and EDF Renewables were contracted to render operations & maintenance services for the project.

About Hanwha Q Cells USA

Hanwha Q Cells USA Corp is a total energy solution provider worldwide. The company is haedquartered in Irvine, California, the US.

About Starwood Energy Group Global

Starwood Energy Group Global LLC (Starwood Energy Group), a subsidiary of Starwood Capital Group is a financial service provider that invests in natural gas and renewable power generation, and power transmission sectors. The company offers financing services for the acquisition, construction, development and operation of energy assets. It invests on both greenfield and brownfield development opportunities. Starwood Energy Group invests in solar, wind and other renewable energy projects. The company has undertaken a two-phase wind project located in south of Lubbock, Texas. Starwood Energy Group is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut, the US.


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