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Enel sells 540 MW of renewable capacity in Brazil for 700 million euros

16 January 2019

  • Agreement signed with Chinese company CGNEI to sell 100% of solar plants Nova Olinda (292 MW) and Lapa (158 MW) as well as the 90 MW Cristalândia wind farm
  • The transaction is aimed at freeing up resources that can finance Enel’s further renewable development in Brazil, while the company will continue O&M activities on the assets sold
  • Closing of the deal expected by 1Q 2019
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ACCIONA starts the construction of its second photovoltaic plant in Atacama (Chile)

14 January 2019

  • Almeyda, 62-megawatt peak (MWp) facility, will be completed towards the end of 2019
  • The facility will support the electricity supply contract signed by ACCIONA Energía with National Mining Company
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Scatec Solar starts construction of 117 MW solar project in Argentina

21 December 2018

Scatec Solar and Equinor have started construction of the Guanizuil IIA solar plant located in the Province of San Juan in the northwest of Argentina utilising the agreed Equinor bridge loan facility. Late November 2018, the partners signed the 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for delivery of electricity from the 117 MW solar power plant with CAMMESA, the Argentinian Wholesale Power Market Administrator. This is in line with the project announcement made 19 June 2018. MORE ❯

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JA Solar Supplies Modules for the First 3MW Bifacial Mono PERC Double Glass Solar Project in Brazil

19 December 2018

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd., a world-leading manufacturer of high-performance photovoltaic products, announced that it will supply all bifacial mono PERC double glass modules for SolarGrid's 3MW solar power plant in Brazil. This is the country's first bifacial double glass solar project. MORE ❯

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  • Agreement signed with Chinese company CGNEI to sell 100% of solar plants Nova Olinda (292 MW) and Lapa (158 MW) as well as the 90 MW Cristalândia wind farm
  • The transaction is aimed at freeing up resources that can finance Enel’s further renewable development in Brazil, while the company will continue O&M activities on the assets sold
  • Closing of the deal expected by 1Q 2019
MORE ❯
Project Development & ExecutionMORE ❯
  • Almeyda, 62-megawatt peak (MWp) facility, will be completed towards the end of 2019
  • The facility will support the electricity supply contract signed by ACCIONA Energía with National Mining Company
MORE ❯
Project Development & ExecutionMORE ❯
Scatec Solar and Equinor have started construction of the Guanizuil IIA solar plant located in the Province of San Juan in the northwest of Argentina utilising the agreed Equinor bridge loan facility. Late November 2018, the partners signed the 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for delivery of electricity from the 117 MW solar power plant with CAMMESA, the Argentinian Wholesale Power Market Administrator. This is in line with the project announcement made 19 June 2018. MORE ❯
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JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd., a world-leading manufacturer of high-performance photovoltaic products, announced that it will supply all bifacial mono PERC double glass modules for SolarGrid's 3MW solar power plant in Brazil. This is the country's first bifacial double glass solar project. MORE ❯

16 Jan | Enel sells 540 MW of renewable capacity in Brazil for 700 million euros

  • Agreement signed with Chinese company CGNEI to sell 100% of solar plants Nova Olinda (292 MW) and Lapa (158 MW) as well as the 90 MW Cristalândia wind farm
  • The transaction is aimed at freeing up resources that can finance Enel’s further renewable development in Brazil, while the company will continue O&M activities on the assets sold
  • Closing of the deal expected by 1Q 2019

26 Nov | EDF Renewables and Canadian Solar Secure 1.39 Billion Brazilian Reais (US$373million) Financing on Pirapora Solar Complex

EDF Renewables, a global market leader in renewable energy, and Canadian Solar Inc.

14 Jan | ACCIONA starts the construction of its second photovoltaic plant in Atacama (Chile)

  • Almeyda, 62-megawatt peak (MWp) facility, will be completed towards the end of 2019
  • The facility will support the electricity supply contract signed by ACCIONA Energía with National Mining Company

21 Dec | Scatec Solar starts construction of 117 MW solar project in Argentina

Scatec Solar and Equinor have started construction of the Guanizuil IIA solar plant located in the Province of San Juan in the northwest of Argentina utilising the agreed Equinor bridge loan facility. Late November 2018, the partners signed the 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for delivery of electricity from the 117 MW solar power plant with CAMMESA, the Argentinian Wholesale Power Market Administrator. This is in line with the project announcement made 19 June 2018.

06 Nov | ABB supports growth in Chilean solar sector

Solek Group took charge of the construction works, while ABB supplied the technology. The contract for the delivery of ABB string inverters for two new photovoltaic power plants in Amparo and Santa Laura, with a total output of 6 MWp, was signed last year.

22 Oct | Enel Green Power starts construction of 475 MW solar PV plant in Brazil

  • The São Gonçalo solar facility, located in Piauí, is the largest PV plant currently under construction in South America
  • Enel will be investing around 1.4 billion Brazilian reais, equivalent to 390 million US dollars, in the construction of the solar plant

19 Dec | JA Solar Supplies Modules for the First 3MW Bifacial Mono PERC Double Glass Solar Project in Brazil

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd., a world-leading manufacturer of high-performance photovoltaic products, announced that it will supply all bifacial mono PERC double glass modules for SolarGrid's 3MW solar power plant in Brazil. This is the country's first bifacial double glass solar project.