Soventix completes 1.4-MW of solar rooftops in Dominican Republic

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November 8 (Renewables Now) - Germany-based Soventix GmbH said on Wednesday it has installed 1,367.4 kWp of rooftop photovoltaic (PV) systems in the Dominican Republic.

The four solar arrays are located in the Santo Domingo region. Together, they can generate more than 2 million kWh of clean electricity annually.

More details on the plants are available in the table below.

Plant Capacity Expected annual generation
Aldereca, Santo Domingo 72.45 kWp 11,229.7 kWh
Private industrial project, Bajos de Haina 102.12 kWp 15,450.7 kWh
Caribetrans, Santo Domingo 1,050 kWp 1,567,650 kWh
Rodemsa, Santo Domingo 142.83 kWp 21,967.2 kWh

Currently, Soventix has a combined 40 MW of clean energy plants in the country and plans to do more, added the firm's CEO, Thorsten Preugschas.

The Dominican Republic government has a goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the island country by 65% by 2030, and solar energy is expected to play an important role.

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