Siemens Gamesa seeking nod for 7.5-MW solar-plus-storage project in Spain

Solar park in Spain. Featured Image: MilaCroft/

July 7 (Renewables Now) - Wind turbine maker Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy SA (BME:SGRE) is seeking a permit to build a 7.5-MW solar-plus-storage system on the Spanish island of Tenerife.

According to information published in Spain’s official state gazette, the Arico Hoya Honda solar plant would use 18,225 n-Type Bifi modules of 440 Wp and lithium-ion battery storage of 7.62 MW.

The project, officially promoted by Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy Wind Farms SA, is budgeted at EUR 7.65 million (USD 8.65m).

The company proposed to install the system in the Tenerife municipality of Arico. It has also petitioned that the project be declared a public utility, the document shows.

Details of the project are available for public consultation.

(EUR 1.0 = USD 1.130)

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