3rd Jun 2010 – Near Torchiarolo (Brindisi), a 8 MW photovoltaic power plant conceived and designed by BFP, which is currently responsible for project management, owner’s engineering and onsite safety coordination, will be operational by the end of the year. The plant, authorized by the Region of Apulia and already in the process of construction, is owned by a subsidiary of AES Solar Energy, a joint venture between The AES Corporation and Riverstone Holdings LLC, which announced that it has received € 31 million in financing to complete the project.
AES Solar currently has a global operating portfolio of 37 MW in France, Greece and Spain, and with the addition of the Torchiarolo project, has a total of 51 MW of projects under construction. AES Solar is on track to have 88 MW in operation by the end of 2010.
Download the AES official press release.