13 Jan '17, 9am

via @pvmagazine Morocco: 170 MW of solar PV at €0.042/kWh https://t.co/CTB5JMAsN9

pv magazine previously reported that in November Morocco’s public agency for the renewable energies, Masen, signed a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with Acwa Power for the development of 170 MW of solar PV plants. The new capacity regards the Noor PV 1 program, that consists of a 70 MW photovoltaic plant located in Ouarzazate, a 80 MW plant located in Laayoune and a 20 MW plant located in Boujdour. Masen told pv magazine that “the combined kilowatt hour (kWh) rate of the three projects making up the Noor PV 1 program (with an aggregate capacity of about 170 MW) is 0.46 dirhams (€0.042).” Morocco does not have a feed-in tariff yet. Saudi Arabia’s Acwa Power was selected after an international tender to develop, build and operate the three plants under a BOOT (Build, Operate, Own and Transfer) scheme. Masen has also confirmed that “the three PV plants should be trans...

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