28 Jan '16, 7am

Solarcentury expands European presence with new solar PV farm in Germany

Solarcentury (London, UK) has developed, constructed and sold a 4.7 MWp solar photovoltaic (PV) farm in Sachsen-Anhalt state, eastern Germany that will provide enough energy to power 1,150 local homes. The “Calvoerde” PV plant was constructed in just five weeks on the brownfield site, demonstrating solar’s speed of deployment. Calvoerde is the first solar farm Solarcentury has built in Germany and is the biggest PV project the company has completed in this market. New auction tariff for ground mount PV installations in Germany For the Calvoerde solar farm, Solarcentury developed the rights for the site together with well-established partner Sybac Solar GmbH. Solarcentury secured the debt financing and an investor, designed the system and managed the build. The solar farm was made financially feasible by the new auction tariff for ground mount installations in Germany intro...

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