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05 November 2014
The construction of a solar power plant "Surahani" has begun
Since the beginning of this month, the construction of a new solar power plant "Surahani" has begun by order of the State Agency for Alternative and Renewable Energy Supply in Surakhani district of Baku city. Contractor of the project is the company "SU-EnergoGrupp."
Meanwhile the first part of the plant construction is carried out with a capacity of 1,5 megawatts. As expected, the first part of the project will be put into operation in November 2014. For the construction of the station the territory (area) of 6 hectares has been allocated.
The construction of a solar station "Pirallahi" has also been started in the eponymous district of Baku, under which 6 hectares are allocated.
Initially, the station is designed (calculated) for 1,2 MW of power. Works are carried out only by 30-40% here. JSC "SU-EnergoGrupp" plans to complete construction with the plant commissioning in August next year.
In the future, the State Agency for Alternative and Renewable Energy Supply plans to build a new station in the city of Sumgait, Absheron, Gobustan and Siyazan regions on the account of alternative energy sources.