Berlin, Germany [RenewableEnergyAccess.com] Scan Energy A/S, a Danish renewable power producer has commissioned SOLON AG, the German manufacturer of solar modules and photovoltaic (PV) systems, to develop and construct a 44 megawatt (MW) solar power plant in Spain.
The turnkey project, which will involve fixed tilt systems, will be constructed in Ayora in the Spanish province of Valencia. The start of construction is planned for the second half of 2008.
The new facility will have a production capacity of some 60 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) per year.
The commission will be carried out by SOLON Solar Investments GmbH, a subsidiary of SOLON AG located in Freiburg, Germany that specializes in planning large-scale solar power plant projects for financial investors. With this project, SOLON is reacting to increasing demand for turnkey power plant solutions.
The new commission is the latest in a series of large-scale projects. In the preceding months, the Company had several commissions involving the construction of solar power plants in Spain with total output of 60 MW.