BRAZILIAN PROJECTS BEGIN THE COMMERCIAL OPERATION

BRAZILIAN PROJECTS BEGIN THE COMMERCIAL OPERATION

The solar parks “Sobral and Sertao” with 68 MWdc in total, located in the region of Piaui, at the north of the country, entered commercial operation last 9th of September.

The signed power purchase agreement (PPA) is 338 R$/MWh (108 US$/MWh).

With approximately 85 hectares per project and about 500 people contracted on site, the forecast production from the two plants in the first year is 154 GWh/year. Equivalent to:

  • 92,400 tonnes of CO2 avoided
  • 27,720 vehicles
  • Plant 15,338.00 trees
  • Consumption of 77,000 homes