26 Jun '13, 9am

BluEarth Renewables to purchase four utility-scale solar power plants from Canadian solar: Canadian Solar has

The four utility-scale solar power plants being purchased by BluEarth are located in Kawartha Lakes, Belleville, Beaverton and Napanee, Ontario, Canada. Construction on all four utility scale projects is expected to commence in 2013, with commercial operation expected in 2014. Canadian Solar will provide turnkey engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for all four sites. "These projects are a great fit with our existing renewable energy plants and projects, moving us closer to our goal of $1bn of high-quality, long-term contracted renewable energy plants,” said Kent Brown, President & CEO of BluEarth. These four utility-scale solar power plants are designed to generate sufficient power for approximately 6,878 homes, and will provide emissions free energy to Ontarians over their 20-year operational period covered under the Ontario Power Authority contracts....

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyfocus.com/view/33127/bluearth-r...

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