Tataouine Solar PV Park is a 10MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Tataouine, Tunisia. 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||10||–||10||Permitting||Tataouine, Tunisia||Eni; Entreprise Tunisienne d’Activites Petrolieres||Solar PV||10||–||10||Permitting||Tataouine, Tunisia||Eni; Entreprise Tunisienne d’Activites Petrolieres|
The project is being developed by Eni and Entreprise Tunisienne d’Activites Petrolieres. The project is currently owned by Eni Tunisia with a stake of 50% and Entreprise Tunisienne d’Activites Petrolieres.
Tataouine Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project.
The project is expected to generate 20,000MWh electricity to offset 260,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $26.003m.
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 Societe Tunisienne de l’Electricite et du Gaz under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years.
Eni SpA (Eni) is an integrated oil and gas company that discovers, explores, develops and produces crude oil, natural gas and condensates. The company also involved in supply, trading and shipping of natural gas, LNG, electricity and fuels. It has operations in Italy, Cyprus, the UK, Portugal, Algeria, Egypt, Gabon, Nigeria, Russia, Venezuela and other countries. Through its refineries, Eni processes crude oil and other oil-based feedstock to produce fuels, lubricants and allied products. It commercializes these products through wholesalers and retail networks. The company has properties across Italy, Other European Union, Rest of Europe, Americas, Asia and Africa. Eni is headquartered in Rome, Italy.
About Entreprise Tunisienne d’Activites Petrolieres
Entreprise Tunisienne d’Activites Petrolieres (ETAP) is a national upstream oil and gas company. It partners with international oil and gas companies for promoting the upstream hydrocarbon sector in Tunisia. The company supplies the national market with oil and natural gas. ETAP’s projects comprise Tataouine Gas Project, Ashtart Export Solution, Nawara, Ghrib Development Project, Mazrane, and Jinane project. The company’s concessions include Sidi El Kilani, Ezzaouia, Oudna, Isis, Djebel Grouz, and Didon. ETAP is headquartered in Tunis, Tunisia.
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