Uzbekistan Firms Up Plans For GW-Scale Solar & Storage
ACWA Power Secures Investment & Power Purchase Agreements For 1.4 GW Solar & 1.5 GWh Storage Capacity In Uzbekistan
Tuesday, 21 Mar 2023
Uzbekistan’s Joint-Stock Company (JSC) National Electric Grid of Uzbekistan (NEGU) has agreed to purchase power from 1.4 GW solar PV and 1.5 GWh battery energy storage system (BESS) projects.
ACWA Power Makes Senior Leadership Changes
ACWA Power Bags Former Enel Senior Executive Marco Arcelli To Lead Saudi Arabian Energy Group As CEO As Paddy Padmanathan Steps Down
Tuesday, 21 Mar 2023
Saudi Arabia based energy projects developer and operator ACWA Power has announced senior leadership changes with former Enel Senior Executive Marco Arcelli taking reins of the company as its CEO as Paddy Padmanathan steps down from the role.
Uzbekistan Bags Deals For 2.6 GW Solar & Storage
ACWA Power To Develop 1.4 GW Solar & 1.2 GW Energy Storage Systems In Uzbekistan As Asian Nation Targets 10 GW Solar Capacity By 2030
Tuesday, 07 Mar 2023
ACWA Power, the Saudi Arabian energy company, has been roped in by the Government of Uzbekistan to develop large scale solar energy projects with a combined capacity of 1.4 GW, along with 3 energy storage systems having 1.2 GW capacity in the Asian n.
Chinese Money Flow For ACWA Power’s Projects
ACWA Power Enters MoUs With 9 Chinese Entities Including With JinkoSolar, Sungrow & Jolywood
Tuesday, 13 Dec 2022
Saudi Arabian energy company ACWA Power has announced entering strategic partnerships with 9 Chinese entities, including for finance, investing, EPC and renewable energy projects.
PPAs Signed For ‘Largest’ Solar Power Plant In Middle East
ACWA Power & Badeel Enter Power Purchase Agreements For 2.06 GW Al Shuaibah 2 Solar PV Facility In Saudi Arabia With SPPC
Thursday, 01 Dec 2022
ACWA Power and the Water and Electricity Holding Company (Badeel) have announced a 2.06 GW solar power project in Saudi Arabia calling it the ‘largest’ solar PV facility of its kind in the Middle East to date, for which they have now entered powe.
ACWA Power Forays Into Indonesia & Floating PV
Indonesia’s PLN Contracts Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power To Build 110 MW AC Floating Solar Capacity
Tuesday, 01 Nov 2022
Saudi Arabian energy company ACWA Power is venturing into Indonesia and into floating solar PV technology under a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indonesian state-owned electricity utility PT Perusahaan Listrik Negara (Persero or PLN) to b.
China PV News Snippets
Energy China Group Signs 2.6 GW PV Project & More From Jiangsu Yuxing, Jolywood, Hefei GCL System
Thursday, 20 Oct 2022
Energy China Group and ACWA Power come together for second phase of Saudi PIF PV project; Jolywood to purchase polyester film products from Jiangsu Yuxing; 15 GW module facility of Hefei GCL System achieves full production.
ACWA Power Makes Senior Leadership Changes
Kashif Rana Now ACWA Power’s Chief Portfolio Management Officer As Muhaidib Takes Over As CFO
Monday, 29 Aug 2022
Saudi Arabian renewable energy power generator and green hydrogen company ACWA Power has announced Kashif Rana to fully take over as the company’s chief portfolio management officer, and appointed Abdulhameed Al Muhaidib as the new CFO.
Solar PPA Signed For 91 MW Saudi Project
ACWA Power Enters PPA For Layla Solar Plant With Saudi Power Procurement Company
Monday, 06 Jun 2022
Saudi Arabian energy company ACWA Power has formally entered into a 30-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Saudi Power Procurement Company (SPPC) for a 91 MW solar power plant it will develop in the country.
PPA For 700 MW Saudi Solar Facility
SPPC Turns Offtaker For Solar Power From 700 MW IPP Project For 25 Years
Wednesday, 09 Mar 2022
Saudi Arabian energy company ACWA Power has secured the Saudi Power Procurement Company (SPPC) as principal buyer for power from 700 MW Ar Rass Solar PV independent power producer (IPP) for a period of 25 years.
500 MW AC Ibri II PV Project Online In Oman
Oman’s ‘Largest’ Utility Scale Renewable Energy Project To Date, Commissioned
Wednesday, 26 Jan 2022
The 1st solar independent power producer (IPP) project in Oman with 500 MW AC capacity has been connected to the national grid by the consortium of Saudi Arabian developer ACWA Power, Gulf Investment Corporation (GIC) and Alternative Energy Projects Co (AEPC).
Things Move For 217 MW Solar Project In Dubai
ACWA Power Secures Commercial Operation Certificate For Noor Energy 1 Project Phase I
Tuesday, 11 Jan 2022
Saudi Arabian renewable energy company ACWA Power says it has secured commercial operation certificate for Photovoltaic Phase 1 (PVFD1) of 217 MW Noor Energy 1 Solar Power Project in Dubai, UAE.
World’s ‘Largest’ BESS In Saudi Arabia
Huawei Digital Power To Supply 1,300 MWh Storage For 400 MW Solar
Thursday, 21 Oct 2021
Chinese engineering and construction company SEPCOIII has picked Huawei Digital Power to supply a battery energy storage solution (BESS) with 1,300 MWh capacity to be integrated with a 400 MW solar PV system planned for Saudi Arabia’s luxury touris.
Financial Closure For 1.5 GW Saudi PV Project
ACWA Power Announces Financial Closure For 1.5 GW Sudair Solar Plant In Saudi Arabia; Saudi Aramco Power Company Joins Project Consortium
Monday, 16 Aug 2021
ACWA Power led consortium has achieved financial closure of an undisclosed amount for 1.5 GW Sudair Solar Plant in Saudi Arabia.
100% Renewable Energy For Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea Project
ACWA Power Led Consortium To Provide 100% Renewable Energy With Solar Panels & Wind Power To Red Sea Project Under PPP Agreement With Red Sea Development Company To Provide Utilities Infrastructure For Luxury Tourism Property
Wednesday, 18 Nov 2020
The Um Rumah Island is one among over 90 islands as part of the Red Sea Project that will be powered by 100% renewable energy as the TRSDC has promised to deliver, contracting an ACWA Power led consortium to deliver the utilities infrastructure.
Masdar To Build 200 MW Solar In Azerbaijan
Ministry Of Energy In Azerbaijan Selects Masdar To Develop 200 MW Utility Scale Solar Power Project Under Competitive Auction Process
Sunday, 12 Jan 2020
Masdar has signed an agreement with Azerbaijan's government to design, finance, build and operate the tendered 200 MW utility scale project near Baku.
50 MW Risha Solar Plant Online In Jordan
ACWA Power & NEPCO Bring 50 MW Risha Solar PV Plant Online In Jordan; To Generate 115 GWh Solar Power For $0.042/kWh Annually
Thursday, 12 Dec 2019
The 50 MW Risha Solar Power Plant (in the picture) takes ACWA Power’s total power generation portfolio in Jordan to over 1.6 GW.
ACWA Power Secures PPA For 200 MW Egypt PV Plant
Egyptian Government Signs Power Purchase Agreement With ACWA Power Of Saudi Arabia To Develop & Operate 200 MW Kom Ombo Solar PV Plant
Sunday, 03 Nov 2019
After developing 165.5 MW solar PV capacity at the Benban Solar Complex in Egypt, ACWA Power has now secured another 200 MW solar project with Egyptian government in the form of Kom Ombo plant.
Ethiopia Selects ACWA Power For 250 MW Solar Capacity
ACWA Power Wins 250 MW Solar PV Capacity In Ethiopia Under World Bank’s Scaling Solar Program For $0.02526/kWh; Ethiopian Finance Ministry Touts It As Lowest Bid In Africa & One Among Lowest Globally
Monday, 16 Sep 2019
Ethiopia’s first solar auction under the World Bank Group's Scaling Solar program has been won by ACWA Power of Saudi Arabia. Pictured is the 50 MW Vinh hao 6 Solar Power Plant in Vietnam energized by ACWA Power in June 2019.
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