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Huge CPV Solar Power Project to Bring Low-Cost Electricity, Green Jobs & Growth to Baja Mexico: Filed under: Ene...

Huge CPV Solar Power Project to Bring Low-Cost Electricity, Green Jobs & Growth to Baja Mexico: Filed under: Ene...

San Jose concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) technology and systems developer SolFocus yesterday announced that it’s joining with Mexico property developer Grupo Musa and Georgia’s Synergy Technologies LLC to bring Mexico’s landmark solar power plant in Baja California online. The planned 450-MW solar power plant, Mexico’s first large-scale solar PV project and the largest by far in the country to date, is to be constructed near Tecate, Mexico in 50-MW stages. The first stage is to start late this year and start producing clean, renewable solar power before year-end 2013, according to a SolFocus press release . The Baja solar power plant will employ SolFocus’s Concentrator Photovoltaic equipment and will be owned and operated by SolMex Energy SA de CV, a new joint venture company formed by Grupo Musa and Synergy . Baja: A Tremendous Solar Power Resource, Now a Test Ground for ...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/03/30/huge-cpv-solar-power-...

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