06 Mar '17, 3pm

SunPower to construct new solar plant in Oregon

SunPower Corp. has announced that construction has begun on a 56-megawatt (AC) power plant in Oregon: the Gala Solar Power Plant in Crook County. It is expected to be the state’s largest operating solar power plant, and its construction – due to be completed by the end of this year – will create around 300 jobs. SunPower’s third generation SunPower Oasis platform for solar power plants will be installed on this site to maximise the project’s long-term energy production. The platform is a complete power plant solution that installs quickly and optimises site utilisation to lower the cost of energy for customers. The product includes 50 percent lower parts than conventional solar plant systems, and an integrated solar tracker design which streamlines construction and reduces operational and maintenance costs. Oregon Governor Kate Brown said: “I’ve often said that in Oregon, ...

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