Sungrow Signs 500 MWac Contract For PV Inverter Solutions in Brazil

Apr 1, 2022 11:38 AM ET
  • The contract is with Mercury Renew to Supply PV Inverter Solutions to the Helio Valgas Solar Park in Brazil.
  • Sungrow has become a market leader in Latin America, crossing the 5 GW milestone last year.

Sungrow continues to build on its leadership in the Brazilian market. In a year tainted by the effect of Covid the Free Energy Market (PL 1917/15) that is in last authorization stage has guaranteed a favorable overview for solar power in Brazil.

Sungrow lately shut a 500 MWac PV inverter solution supply agreement with Mercury Renew, part of the Comerc Energia Group, focusing on the generation and management of renewable energy. Sungrow's SG3125HV-30 main inverter solutions will be provided for the building of the Helio Valgas PV plant in Varzea da Palma, Minas Gerais, with capability of 650 MWp. The clean energy generated will certainly be predestined to meet big companies' need in the totally free energy market, without state rate policy.

"Helio Valgas is the largest project in our portfolio, and when it becomes functional, it will each year infuse more than 1,300 GWh of clean power into the wrong (National Interconnected System), contributing to the generation of revenue in the region and to the lasting development of our country," claims Mercury Renew's chief executive officer, Pedro Fiuza.

Sungrow's SG3125HV-30 main inverter solution for 1500Vdc systems, features an industry leading efficiency of 99% making it optimal for utility-scale applications. They will certainly be supplied with the total medium voltage solution SG6250HV-MV (Turnkey Solution), which incorporates a medium voltage transformer, switchgear, and all automation into a 40-ft container; hence, considerably enhancing the logistics and O&M. Compatible with bifacial modules as well as tracking systems, the solution allows considerable returns.

As an early participant right into the Latin American solar market, Sungrow has a strong regional team offering comprehensive sales, technical support, and after-sale service. With regarding 5 GW currently supplied to Latin America, the Company is prepared to take an additional action towards local decarbonization

Latin America, and South America a lot more broadly, supplies a strong growth market for solar currently, after a slow start. Countries like Brazil, Argentina, as well as Chile particularly have actually obtained significant plans to increase solar capability, with Brazil leading the way. India is just one of the few countries where Sungrow additionally has a factory.

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