Voltalia to Maintain and also construct Solar Farms Worth 134 MW in Portugal

Feb 11, 2020 01:32 PM ET
  • Voltalia will certainly give EPC solutions complied with by O&M solutions to Smartenergy for 3 solar ranches in Portugal with a complete ability of 134 MW.
Voltalia to Maintain and also construct Solar Farms Worth 134 MW in Portugal
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Voltalia, a worldwide gamer in renewable resource market has actually revealed that it will certainly give purchase, design and also complete building and construction (EPC) solutions adhered to by procedure and also upkeep (O&M) solutions to Smartenergy, a Swiss-headquartered renewable resource player/Edisun Power expanding quick in Portugal, for 3 solar plants in Portugal with a complete capability of 134 MW.

Horst Mahmoudi, CEO of Smartenergy claimed, "the building and construction as well as procedure of a huge quantity of projects in Portugal is just one of our vital obstacles for 2020. The high quality of the Voltalia groups, the strength of its annual report as well as the capability to supply incorporated building and construction and also upkeep solutions were vital elements for choosing Voltalia."

The plants will certainly be situated in the Lisbon-- Margem Sul area. Building of the initial projects need to begin in the initial fifty percent of 2020 as well as mobilise as much as 1,000 individuals on the websites and also at Voltalia's workplaces. The plants will certainly be furnished with high-efficiency photovoltaic panels placed on solar trackers.

The extent of services for the EPC company will certainly consist of the building and construction of the power generation projects and also their transmission centers (substation and also discharge line) in addition to the procedure and also upkeep of the centers for a duration of a minimum of 10 years. The agreement will certainly have a complete worth of around 80 million euros (EPC and also O&M solutions).

Sébastien Clerc, CEO of Voltalia stated that "recently, our group in Portugal has actually been mainly set in motion worldwide. Fantastic chances for Services arrangement have actually likewise shown up lately in the residential Portuguese market and also we enjoy to sustain our brand-new companion Smartenergy in your area in accomplishing its projects."

The company is enhancing its prominent setting as a provider in Portugal with greater than 350 MW of solar projects constructed as well as run. The business can count on its Global Solar Hub developed in Portugal, energetic in your area as well as globally as well as on a group of virtually 200 individuals in Porto and also Oliveira de Frades, consisting of specialists in the fields of design, acquiring, building and construction, manufacturing monitoring, circulation, and also upkeep.

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