ENERTIS SOLAR SIGNS FIRST CONTRACT IN INDIA
Two solar PV projects located in Rajasthan, with a power of 5MW and 15MW, were commissioned by the consultancy company during the commissioning phase.
Madrid, May 7 2013- Enertis Solar has inked its first contract in India with Mahindra Company, the largest Solar EPC contractor in the country, for the Acceptance Supervision of two solar photovoltaic plants, 5MW and 15MW, in Bikaner which is located in the Rajasthan area. Enertis Solar acted as the independent engineer at both plants, developed by Fonroche, who are a specialized company in the development, manufacturing, financing, construction and operation of solar plants.
Enertis Solar has supervised the commissioning tests of both plants. The technical team of Enertis Solar has also developed the control tests implemented during the Acceptance phase, including monitoring the systems inverters, strings and the meteorological station. The tests, based on Standard IEC 61724, have the goal of overseeing the monitoring system of the solar PV plants to ensure proper operation of the facility.
Jose Luis Galindo, C.E.O. at Enertis Solar, commenting on the agreement saying, “Our first contract in India becomes a new step in the internationalization plan of the company, to broaden our know-how in technical services and to help our clients to improve the efficiency of their plants. The Asian market is a main focus for Enertis, where we have had the opportunity to show the leadership of the Spanish solar Industry and our innovation capacity”.
The Indian market has reached 1.5GW of solar PV power. With the National Solar Mission, the experts forecast that the country could reach an installed total power of 33.4GW by 2022.
Enertis Solar is also present in Asia in other international markets including China and Kazakhstan, where there are also ambitious plans for the development of solar PV Energy.
About Enertis Solar
Enertis Solar Group (www.enertis.es) is an independent firm specializing in consulting, technical services and engineering in order to provide high added value services to the Solar PV Energy Sector.
Since its establishment in the year 2006, Enertis Solar has offered expert advice through its technical services, engineering and consultancy departments, to the different contributors in the sector including developers, investors, lenders and renewable energy funds.
With headquarters in Spain and offices in Italy, Chile and the US, Enertis Solar carries out its corporate activity worldwide including countries such as South Africa, the U.K., Bulgaria, Peru, Mexico and China totaling a global portfolio of Solar PV projects exceeding more than 1200MW.
About Mahindra EPC:
As one of the largest Solar EPC players in India this year, Mahindra EPC Services Pvt. Ltd. is committed to providing world class EPC solutions to its clients. Mahindra EPC Services Pvt. Ltd. is a portfolio company under Mahindra Cleantech, Mahindra Partners. Mahindra EPC has established itself as a dominant player in both Grid Connected and Off-Grid EPC services, and is currently executing the construction of 65MW of solar power plants across the country and is planning to execute over 300MW of solar power projects over the next two years.
Acerca de Fonroche
Fonroche, is a specialized company in the development, manufacturing, financing, construction and operation of solar plants. Fonroche is the largest private solar company in France and has built a solar focused business, developing projects in countries such as Kazakhstan, Africa, Puerto Rico, the US and India. Fonroche is currently executing 350MW of projects worldwide.
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