Enel grid connects 100MW Spanish PV duo

30/12/2020 08:33 Solar


Enel Green Power Espana has completed the construction of the Las Corchas and Los Naranjos solar farms in Spain with a combined capacity of 100MW.

The €70m projects, which are located between the towns of Carmona and La Rinconada, will generate 202 gigawatt-hours of electricity a year.


Las Corchas and Los Naranjos have around 258,120 bi-facial photovoltaic panels, meaning that solar radiation can be captured on both sides, optimising each project's utility.


In addition, 14 transformation centeres, two electricity substations and 45km of underground networks have been built to allow them to operate.


Las Corchas and Los Naranjos head of construction Luca Capuozzo expressed his appreciation for “the efforts of all the workers and the coordination with the local authorities in Carmona and La Rinconada, who also made it possible for the province of Seville to produce cleaner energy today”.


Enel Green Power is using virtual reality to monitor the plants through smart glasses, allowing supervisors to attend remotely without the need to physically visit the construction area.


The technology also incorporates an infrared camera that captures in real time imagines of construction and implementation activities.



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