Italy: Plans to build 48 MW PV power plant underway

The news comes as Schneider Electric announces it has been selected by AES SOLE Italia s.r.l – a joint venture between AES Corporation and Riverstone Holdings LLC – as the main EPC (Engineering, Procurement and Construction) contractor for the construction, operation and maintenance of the project.

The company says the power plant will have a yearly power output of 56GWh, which "corresponds to the requirements of a town of 40,000 inhabitants".

"With its comprehensive and integrated portfolio in energy management, Schneider Electric is the only market operator to provide end-to-end management of renewable array intelligence in accordance with the special requirements and needs of the customer," said Julio Rodriguez, executive vice-president, Power Global & EMEAS Business, Schneider Electric.