California, United States [RenewableEnergyWorld.com] SunPower Corp. announced the completion of two solar power plants in Spain, totaling 8.7 megawatts (MW) of capacity. The two plants, located in Llerena and Lebrija, were developed by Solarpack, a Spanish company specializing in renewable energy development, investment, consulting and services.
The plant in Llerena has a capacity of 4.8 MW and the plant in Lebrija has a capacity of 3.9 MW. SunPower has completed or has signed contracts to deliver solar power plants totaling more than 100 MW to date in Spain.
“SunPower’s innovative sun tracking technology and solar power plant experience was key to meeting our cost, schedule and energy delivery goals at these sites,” said Jose Galindez, Chairman of Solarpack. “This region of Spain has great potential for the renewable energy sector, and we are proud to be generating clean, emission-free solar power for these communities.”