Villanueva Solar Park, Coahuila, Mexico

Last Modified: Wed May 30 2018 17:40:12 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 754 MW
    planned installed capacity of the Villanueva Solar Park located in Viesca, State of Coahuila, Mexico. The park consists of 2 major units - 427 MW Villanueva and 327 MW Villanueva 3 park.
  • 1,700 GWh
    of electricity will be generated once the park is fully operational.
  • 1,300,000
    approximate number of average Mexican households that can be powered by the park.
  • ? tonnes
    estimated reduction in CO2 emissions each year, once the farm is operational.
  • 2,400
    hectares in the Mexican semiarid region used as site for the park - an area equivalent to 2,200 football fields.
  • 2.3 million
    solar panels used.
  • 3
    major organisations involved: Project Developer: Enel, EPC and O&M: ?, Distributor: ?
  • $650 million
    estimated project cost.
  • ?
    peak jobs during construction phase.
  • ?
    FTE during operational phase.
  • ?
    Start of construction
  • 22 Mar 2018
    Official inauguration of the park as it starts feeding into the grid even with 41% completion of work.