ABN – Construction has started on Enel Green Power’s (BIT, BMAD: EGPW) 231 megawatt solar power plants in South Africa.
The three photovoltaic power plants are part of South Africa’s third phase Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme.
Around 82 megawatts will be installed at the Paleisheuwel plant in Western Cape Province and a further 82 megawatts at the Aurora project in Northern Cape Province.
The final 66 megawatts will be constructed at the Tome Burke plant in Limpopo Province.
A further 82.5 megawatts in South Africa has recently been awarded to the company.