Enel Green Power starts operating new PV plants in Greece20. June 2012 | By: Enel Green Power
EGP has launched four new photovoltaic plants in the Peloponnese region for an installed capacity of 17.4 MW, in addition to the first 2 MW plants launched in the country by ESSE, the equal share joint venture with Sharp.
Enel Green Power consolidates its position in the Greek photovoltaic market through the launching of four new plants all located in the Peloponnese region. Thanks to the entry into service of these new power plants Enel Green Power’s total installed capacity in Greece reaches 245.4 MW.
The first plant is the “Agrilia Baka” PV plant which is located in the area of Messinia. It has an installed capacity of 4.9 MW and is able to generate 7 million kWh/year.
The 4.9 MW “Kavasila” plant is located in the western part of the Achaea region. The fully operational plant is expected to generate approximately 6.5 million kWh annually.
The third PV plant, “Limnochori”, which has just entered into operation, has an installed capacity of 4.8 MW and will be able to produce approximately 6 million kWh/year.
The fourth new EGPH PV plant is located in Corinth and has an installed capacity of 2.8 MW. The fully operational plant is expected to generate about 3.5 million kWh/year.
The start of operations at these new plants will avoid emissions into the atmosphere of over 23 thousand tons of CO2 per year.