EDP Renewables and ConnectGen completed acquisition of three First Solar projects
Post date: 18/12/2019 - 16:33
First Solar, Inc. announced that a partnership composed of EDP Renewables and ConnectGen has completed the acquisition of three projects with a total nameplate design of 278 MW (ac) in the United States. All three projects are powered by First Solar’s thin film module technology and will be operated by First Solar Energy Services.
The projects include the 154 MW (ac) »Sun Streams 1« project in Maricopa County, Arizona, the 20 MW »Windhub A« project in Kern County, California, and the 103 MW (ac) »Sunshine Valley« project in Nye County, Nevada. All three projects are scheduled to achieve substantial completion by the end of the fourth quarter of 2019.
Headquartered in Houston, Texas, ConnectGen develops renewable energy and energy storage projects across North America. The company is backed by Quantum Energy Partners, provider of private equity capital to the global energy industry.