Tepezala II Solar PV Park is a 133MW solar PV power project. It is located in Aguascalientes, Mexico. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 2018 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in June 2019.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Solar PV||133||133||–||Active||Aguascalientes, Mexico||Energia Aljaval; Infraestructura Energetica Nova SAB de CV; Trina Solar|
The project was developed by Energia Aljaval, Infraestructura Energetica Nova SAB de CV and Trina Solar. Infraestructura Energetica Nova SAB de CV and Trina Solar are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 90% and 10% respectively.
Tepezala II Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project.
The project generates 310,000MWh electricity thereby offsetting 226,300t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $102.78m.
The project consists of 403,920 modules.
The project construction commenced in 2018 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in June 2019.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Comision Federal de Electricidad under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.016kWh for a period of 15 years.
Grupo Ortiz and Trina Solar were selected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.
Infraestructura Energetica Nova SAB de CV is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.
About Infraestructura Energetica Nova SAB de CV
Infraestructura Energetica Nova SAB de CV (IEnova), formerly Sempra Mexico, S. de RL de CV is a natural gas distribution company. The company’s develops and operates natural gas pipelines and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG); and is engaged in storage, transportation, distribution and marketing of natural gas and LPG. IEnova owns and operates a unit for storage and re-gasification of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in Baja California, Mexico. The company is also engaged in the management and operation of a natural gas power plant, which includes gas turbines and steam turbine; and in the development of a wind energy project in Baja California, Mexico. It is a subsidiary of a subsidiary of Sempra Energy. The company operates in Mexico and the Netherlands. IEnova is headquartered in Mexico City, Mexico..
About Trina Solar
Trina Solar Co Ltd (Trina Solar) is a vertically-integrated solar power product manufacturer. The company designs, constructs, operates and sells solar power projects in China and overseas. It offers smart PV solutions for large power stations, energy storage systems, commercial and residential solutions, and photovoltaic modules. Trina Solar’s project development services include engineering, procurement, financing, installation, monitoring, construction, operations and maintenance. The company distributes products in Asia Pacific, North and South America, the Middle East, Europe, Africa and other regions. It has presence in China, Japan, Switzerland, the UK and the US, among others. Trina Solar is headquartered in Changzhou, Jiangsu, China.
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