30 Jan '16, 2am

Jordan: new 100 MW Quweira PV farm given green light

Jordan: new 100 MW Quweira PV farm given green light 13. January 2016 | Financial & Legal Affairs , Global PV markets , Industry & Suppliers , Markets & Trends | By: Ilias Tsagas The long-awaited auction result for the Quweira solar PV project in southern Jordan has been concluded. Winners are the Abu Dhabi-based EPC contractor Enviromena Power Systems and Spain's TSK Group, who were granted permission build a new 100 MW plant. Jordan has set a target of installing 600 MW of solar PV capacity by 2020.Samer Zawaydeh pv magazine has learned that Jordan’s ministry of energy and mineral resources has awarded Abu Dhabi-based Enviromena Power Systems and Spanish TSK Groupthe contract to build the Quweira PV plant. The Quweira site, which is to be the location of the new solar plant in the southern part of the country, was announced in November 2014 together with a call for the s...

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