Morocco tenders 400 MW solar projects

Jan 8, 2021 03:21 PM ET
  • The Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy (Masen) has actually released a tender to establish 400 MW of solar projects as a part of its Noor PV-II multi-site program. According to Mercom Capital Group, the extent of job consists of the style, financing, and building and construction of solar projects as well as their upkeep and procedure.

The firm has actually recognized a number of websites for creating these projects, following geotechnical, topographic, as well as seismic studies, and solar information measurements, claims the working as a consultant.

48 MW of solar projects each will be created at Sidi Bennour, Kelaa Srghna, and Bejaad. Projects of 36 MW of capacity each will certainly be established at Taroudant and El Hajeb. Projects with abilities in between 12 MW as well as 44 MW totaling 184 MW, will be developed at Ain Bni Mathar.

Masen will allocate lands with grid link as well as ideal facilities to effective prospective buyers. It will certainly continue to be the landowner as well as provide the Rights of Area to effective bidders to establish these projects. According to the short article, the agency will certainly additionally sign power acquisition agreements with effective prospective buyers to obtain 20 percent of annual electrical power created by the PV systems.

Morocco aims to increase its renewable energy capacity as much as 6 GW by 2030. It set a target to boost renewables' share in its nationwide energy mix to 52 percent by the same year.

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