Solar company Solea has begun construction of the Hengersberg solar park project in southern Germany.

The park, located in the district Deggendorf, will have the capacity of 1.5MW and will be connected to the grid by late summer 2009 operator E.ON Bayern AG said.

The photovoltaic plant will cover an area of 3.76 hectares and will incorporate 8,580 mono-crystalline Solea SM modules.