• 22+ GW

    of power

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  • 2.7 million M3 day

    of desalinated water

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OVERVIEW

The Solar PV Plant located in Karadzhalovo, Bulgaria is  rated at a capacity of 60MWp and expected to produce 81,000 MWh per annum. It has been operating since March 2012 and dispatching electricity to the Bulgarian power grid vide an off-take arrangement for a 20 year term on a Feed in Tariff framework with the state-owned Natsionalna Elektricheska Kompania.  The plant will be operated and maintained by a new company formed in Bulgaria by NOMAC and Sun Edison with equal shares of ownership. The plant is expected to avoid approximately 48,600 tonnes of CO2 emissions per annum.

KEY FACTS

  • LOCATION
    Karadzhalovo, Bulgaria
  • OFFTAKER
    Natsionalna Elektricheska Kompania (National Electric Company)
  • POWER
    50 MW (60 MWp)
  • CONFIGURATION
    Solar Photo-Voltaic (PV)
  • PROJECT COST
    USD 272 Mn
  • COMMERCIAL OPERATIONAL DATE
    Q2 2012
  • OTHER INVESTORS
    KARAD (25%), SunEdison (33%)
  • ACWA POWER SHARE
    42.0%
  • EPC
    SunEdison Spain Construction S.L.U
  • OFFTAKE CONTRACT
    PPA-BOO 20 years
  • O&M
    NOMAC & SunEdison