Acciona Energía has selected Enertis, Spanish international company specialized in consulting, technical audit and engineering in the renewable energy sector, to carry out the quality control process of the PV modules of the El Romero Solar plant, located in Atacama Desert, in Chile. The project, which will be finished in mid-2017 will deploy more than 777.000 multi-crystalline silicon modules, which will be manufactured in China and will have a total capacity of 247 MWp.
Enertis will perform a full Quality Assurance service by providing specialized advice during the negotiation phase of the contract, factory inspections during the selection of materials, the manufacturing process, independent laboratory testing and preshipment verifications. The Quality Control of the modules will cover manufacturing of the modules, similar to other quality control processes already done for other clients in projects of significant size.
This assignment of the largest photovoltaic project in South America, in addition to the numerous specialized quality control projects in PV modules and other components – inverters, transformers, trackers, etc. – carried out by Enertis, placing Enertis as a global reference entity on the photovoltaic sector.