Upington, South Africa, 258 MW


Weather Upington, Sør-Afrika

Laber bris, 5.5 m/s
from Vest-sørvest

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In April, 2015 Scatec Solar was awarded preferred bidder status for three projects with a combined capacity of 258 MW in the fourth bidding round under the REIPP programme (Renewable Independent Power Producer Programme) in South Africa. Read more about the projects here.

Project key figures

  • 258 MW
  • 645,000 MWh per annum

Ownership and PPA

PPA with Eskom for a period of 20 years

Project owners:

Scatec Solar ASA (Norway)

Norfund (Norway)

Local Community through a Local Community Trust (South Africa)