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Oct 27th, 2010
SolFocus and Vision Electro Mechanical Cpy to build the largest solar power plant of its kind in Saudi Arabia
Project is milestone for the commercialization of concentrator photovoltaic (CPV) technology in the Middle East.
SolFocus announced that Vision Electro Mechanical Company, a subsidiary of Construction Products Holding Company (CPC), will build the first commercial solar power plant in Saudi Arabia using CPV systems. These SolFocus CPV systems combine high-efficiency solar cells with advanced optics to provide scalable, reliable solutions capable of delivering low-cost renewable power. The project, located in the Bahra region, will deliver around 300MWh of clean energy per year and is the first in a series of Saudi power stations planned by Vision.
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