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Situated in Northern Cape in South Africa, Linde is the first of the large-scale PV plants in production from the second round of the REIPPP Program. The plant is ideally located for producing solar power and will generate electricity for thousands of South African households.
PPA with Eskom for a period of 20 years
Scatec Solar ASA (Norway)
Old Mutual Life Assurance Company SA Ltd (RSA)
Standard Bank South Africa Ltd (RSA)
Scatec Solar was awarded the Linde project in April 2013. The financial close was in May 2013.
The 40 MW power plant was completed in the second quarter of 2014. Scatec Solar had the leading role for all EPC activities and HSE tasks and managed the construction phase.
Scatec Solar is the operator of the plant through an O&M service contract.
South Africa has some of the best conditions for solar power in the world
Raymond Carlsen - CEO
Power Purchase Agreement
Start of Construction
Start of Operation