Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

World Largest Solar Parking Project in Saudi Arabia

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 4/2/2011, Location: Middle East

BELECTRIC and Sun & Life are building the largest solar power plant of Saudi Arabia in Dhahran. The 10 Megawatts Photovoltaic Carport System is situated at the recently built North Park offices of Saudi Aramco in Dhahran and will cover all of the 4,500 parking spaces. BELECTRIC , world market leader in Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) of solar power plants, executes the North Park Project in cooperation with Sun & Life, Regional Solar Pioneer in the Middle East, a subsidiary of Acwa Holding, Saudi Arabian Leader in developing private Power and Water generation projects infrastructure and utilities projects. More than 120,000 CIS (Copper Indium Selenide) photovoltaic modules will be installed, supplied by the Japanese Thin Film Leader Solar Frontie. BELECTRIC was awarded the project by the Saudi Arabia based company Al Yamama, the project principal, building Saudi Aramco’s Northpark complex including offices and the carpark.

BELECTRIC and Sun & Life intend to enhance their cooperation to a full scale joint venture in EPC contracting of solar power plants, and manufacturing of Balance of System components in Saudi Arabia.

BELECTRIC is known for its global track record and innovative design providing best system performance at a very competitive cost for solar power plants. “We are very proud to be awarded this project. The clear benefits of the thin-film photovoltaic modules combined with our enhanced plant technologies and project engineering are the contributing factors to drive a solar power plant reliable and efficient under hot climate conditions”, says Bernhard Beck, CEO of BELECTRIC. The large-scale power plant will produce electricity and feed it in to the public grid by the end of 2011.

“Sun & Life is looking forward to work with BELECTRIC not only to deliver this Iconic project, but also to combine both Group’s strengths and track records to develop the solar energy industry, and localize Technologies in the region. With the latest developments Solar and renewable resources become one of the best choices for energy“ says Abdullah Taibah, CEO of Sun & Life.

Photovoltaic Solar Energy News in Saudi Arabia >>

Oman >>  7/31/2019 - BP and Eni have signed an exploration and production sharing agreement (EPSA) for Block 77 in central Oman with the Ministry of Oil and Gas of the Sul...
United Arab Emirates >>  7/31/2019 - OMV, the international integrated oil and gas company based in Vienna, and ADNOC, the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, closed the strategic equity part...

United Arab Emirates >>  7/29/2019 - National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC), in conjunction with its joint venture (JV) partner Petrofac, has secured a new contract with Al Yasat ...
Iraq >>  7/28/2019 - Dana Gas PJSC, the Middle East's largest private sector natural gas company, announces that its share of the proved plus probable (2P) hydrocarbon res...

Qatar >>  7/26/2019 - Jack-up drilling rigs "HAKURYU-10" and "HAKURYU-12", both operated by JDC's subsidiary company "Japan Drilling (Netherlands) B.V." at Al-Shaheen Oil F...
Kuwait >>  7/24/2019 - Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company (KIPIC) entrusts Veolia with the operation of the wastewater treatment plant at its refinery in Al Zour...

Related Categories: Biomass Energy  General  Geothermal Energy  Hydropower  Photovoltaic Solar Energy  Solar thermal Energy  Wind Energy 

Related Articles: Biomass Energy  General  Geothermal Energy  Hydropower  Photovoltaic Solar Energy  Solar thermal Energy  Wind Energy 


Saudi Arabia Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 |

Oil & Gas Projects in Saudi Arabia >>

More News

Related Links

AE BH IL IQ JO KW LB OM QA SA SY YE
Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Terms of Service - Privacy Policy.