Swenette Solar Power Development

Investment partner(s) TAQA Arabia, a subsidiary of Qalaa Holdings
Location Benban, Aswan Governate, Egypt
Date of Investment November 2017

Scope of work

Development, financing, construction, operation, and maintenance of a greenfield single-axis tracking 50 MW solar PV plant in the Benban Solar Park.

Project facts

  • Upon completion, the project will sell its output to the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (“EETC”) under a 25-year power purchase agreement, part of Egypt’s Phase Two Feed-in-Tariff (FiT) program.
  • The Benban Solar Park is the largest in the world.