Hitachi ABB Power Grids joins consortium to connect Angola to PV project

ANGOLA – Hitachi ABB Power Grids has joined forces with Sun Africa LLC and M. Couto Alves S.A., part of the EPC conglomerate to supply the main electrical infrastructure for one of the largest photovoltaic projects ever developed by MCA Group and Sun Africa consortium in Angola. Hitachi ABB Power Grids’ scope of work will include the design, main power equipment supplies, testing and commissioning of the project. The project is based on an in-depth grid impact study into the customer’s unique requirements to determine in advance the best way…

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Tunisia calls for 5th expressions of interest for construction of photovoltaic solar power plants

TUNISIA – The Tunisian authorities are launching a 5th call for expressions of interest for the construction of several 70 MWp photovoltaic solar power plants. Interested Independent Power Producers (IPPs) have until 21 March 2021 to express their interest. The governments objective is to increase the share of renewable energies in the electricity mix to 30% by 2030. The aim of this new call for tenders is to recruit companies capable of producing 70 MWp from several solar photovoltaic plants. Each of the six installations that the Tunisian Ministry of…

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