IB Vogt starts deal with UK solar and also battery portfolio

Feb 28, 2023 03:33 PM ET
  • Seven projects have actually an integrated capacity of 720MW
IB Vogt starts deal with UK solar and also battery portfolio
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German company IB Vogt has actually broken ground on the initial of seven solar and battery storage projects in the UK.

The portfolio contains 7 websites with an overall capacity of 720MW, 380MW of which consists of solar projects and the other 340MW battery storage.

The projects lie throughout the UK, with beginning of construction on the very first project, a 66MWp solar and also 50MW battery storage co-located nuclear power plant, taking place on 27 February, 2023.

The second project in the portfolio is a 58MWp solar and also 40MW battery co-located power plant, with begin of building anticipated in April 2023.

The first project in the portfolio includes 115,856 modules and represents IB Vogt's first tracker advancement in the nation.

With a result of circa 82GWh annually, the project alone will certainly generate clean solar electrical power equivalent to the average yearly usage of 27,000 homes while conserving as much as 21,000 tonnes of CO2 annually.

In addition to the solar capacity, the co-located battery and also solar project will certainly give grid solutions such as stabilisation and also tons moving, relocating sustainable electricity generation from when it is created to when it is needed on the marketplace.

IB Vogt is the minority investor as well as realisation partner in the portfolio, as it collaborated with DIF Capital Partners to get the greenfield ready-to-build solar as well as battery properties.

The company will offer EPC and also O&M solutions for the solar projects, with all projects anticipating to be operational between 2024 as well as 2026.

" We are building a variety of solar plants in the UK as well as this solar plus battery portfolio is an excellent enhancement to the projects we are currently recognizing from our own pipeline," claimed Anton Milner, Chief Executive Officer of IB Vogt.

" The UK is an advanced solar power market and also battery systems are a progressively important aspect to sustain the change to renewable-based electrical power generation. I want to give thanks to every person included until now for their tremendous work.

" Together with our companions at DIF, we are committed to proceed advancing clean solar energy as well as supporting the decarbonisation of electrical power generation-- also after the sun has established."



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