Enerray, subsidiary of Seci Energia (Gruppo Industriale Maccaferri), through Enerray do Brasil, wins another key tender of Enel Green Power aimed at the construction of the second solar PV plant, which will be located in the State of Bahia, in the north-west of the country, municipality of Tabocas do Brejo Velho.
It was December 2015, when Enerray started its works for the 254 MWp PV plant, so-called Ituverava, and now the company is going to build further 104 MWp with Horizonte PV plant. The official kick-off was in June 2016: the PV plant will extend on 250 ha and is going be operating by the end of 2017. Estimated annual production is about 200 GWh. With more than 350 MWp under construction, the Italian based Company confirms its leadership in the Latin American country
Michele Scandellari stated “We are positive that Brasil, country in which our Group has been operating with industrial activities for more than 50 years, represents a great opportunity, especially for its being a market with great perspectives in terms of medium-long growth. In this way, main goals of Enerray are first of all positioning itself as leading operator in the renewable energy sector and then realizing the largest PV plants in Brazil. Winning this tender is a great result for us, confirming the strategic role that Brazil has for our Company. These placed orders has also other important values, such as the great contribution to the development of the local community, thanks its having hired 500 locals for the supply of outsourcing services.”