Tunisia III Solar PV Park 6 is a 10MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Gabes, Tunisia. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2024.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Solar PV||10||–||10||Permitting||Gabes, Tunisia||Shanghai Electric Group; TuNur|
The project is being developed and currently owned by Shanghai Electric Group and TuNur. The owners have 50% stake in the project respectively.
Tunisia III Solar PV Park 6 is a ground-mounted solar project which is planned over 20 hectares.
The project is expected to generate 24,000MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 10,000 households. The project is expected to offset 10,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $21.95m.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2024.
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.
About Shanghai Electric Group
Shanghai Electric Group Co Ltd (Shanghai Electric) a subsidiary of Shanghai Electric Group Corp, is an equipment manufacturing company that manufactures and supplies equipment for industrial and energy sectors. The company’s key products include nuclear power generation units, thermal power units, heavy-duty equipment, elevators, power transmission and distribution equipment, printing machinery and machine tools. It also provides engineering, procurement and construction services for modern equipment. In addition the company offers products such as turbines, generators, spare parts, ancillary appliances, power station boilers, power station equipment, industry boilers, turbo-ancillary appliances and ancillary boiler appliances. It has operational presence in the US, Germany, India, Vietnam and Japan among others. Shanghai Electric is headquartered in Shanghai, China.
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