Sunshine Valley Solar PV Park is an 110MW solar PV power project. It is located in Nevada, the US. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2019.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Solar PV||110||110||–||Active||Nevada, the US||ConnectGen; EDP Renewables North America; First Solar|
The project was developed by ConnectGen, EDP Renewables North America and First Solar. ConnectGen and EDP Renewables North America are currently owning the project.
Sunshine Valley Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 745 acres.
The project generates 302,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 23,000 households, offsetting 178,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $163.54m.
The project got commissioned in December 2019.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Southern California Edison under a power purchase agreement for a period of 15 years from 2020. The contracted capacity is 100MW.
First Solar was selected as the supplier of PV modules for the project.
First Solar is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.
About EDP Renewables North America
EDP Renewables North America LLC (EDPR NA), formerly Horizon Wind Energy LLC, a subsidiary of EDP Renovaveis SA, is a renewable energy company that develops, operates and constructs wind farms and solar parks. The company’s wind farms include Blue Canyon Wind Farm, Elkhorn Valley Wind Farm, Lone Star Wind Farm, Lost Lake Wind Farm, Kittitas Valley Wind Farm, Madison Wind Farm, Meridian Way Wind Farm and Pioneer Prairie Wind Farm, among others. It also operates Lone Valley Solar Parks that supports sustainable energy generation. The company has operations throughout the US and Canada. EDPR NA is headquartered in Houston, Texas, the US.
About First Solar
First Solar Inc (First Solar) is a provider of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. It designs, manufactures and sells PV solar modules. The company produces solar systems using cadmium telluride technology. First Solar also offers solar PV power systems, and operations and maintenance services to system owners; and energy storage solutions and algorithms to design and simulate the optimal dispatch of a system. The company serves utilities, commercial and industrial companies, independent power producers, and other system owners in Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and North America. It has solar module manufacturing facilities in the US, Malaysia, Germany and Vietnam. First Solar is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona, the US.
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