Solarpack, a multinational company with Head Quarters in Spain and regional presence in USA, Latin America, South Africa, Malaysia and India that develops, constructs and operates photovoltaic solar plants globally has commissioned Six photovoltaic solar plants with a total capacity of 104MWdc in the Indian state of Telangana.
Solarpack was awarded Six (6) PPA’s through competitive bidding for supply of power to Telangana state distribution company, TSSPDCL will acquire all the generated electricity through a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) for a period of 25 years.
These are the first contract that were awarded to Solarpack in India in January 2016, which was the only Spanish company among the winners of this bid. These plants are expected to generate around 160 GWh annually. Solar PV projects are located in the districts of Mahbubnagar, Medak and Nizamabad in the Indian State of Telangana.
In our discussion Mr. Pradeep Chauhan, Country Manager-Indian Subcontinent of Solarpack said, “We aim to build about 200MW Solar PV projects every year in India, since India is a very important market for us. We have developed projects in Spain, Chile, Peru, Uruguay, Colombia, USA, Malaysia and India. In addition to India, we have focus on neighboring countries eg. Bangladesh, Srilanka in the subcontinent etc. We believe in building world class assets with highest quality standards, our team have developed in-house design, engineering, construction, asset management and Operation & Maintenance capabilities. We have been able to successfully operate our global capacities well above 99.5% availability, which is testimony of our capability.
Further We have recently won 95MWac capacity projects for 5 locations in Karnataka State bid, that demonstrate our commitment for Indian renewable energy sector.
Solarpack’s first plant has now been generating energy for 10 years
Solarpack recently celebrates 10th anniversary of its 1st Solar PV plant build in Spain with Single Axis Tracker, the Isla Mayor Solar Photovoltaic park in the province of Seville, has been operating non-stop since October 2007, avoiding 6,160 tons of atmospheric CO2 a year.
We are present in Spain, Chile, Peru, Uruguay, Colombia, USA, Malaysia and India. The company has commissioned over 200 MW in several countries. Solarpack also manages customer facilities that add an additional 250MW.