ReneSola announces plans to supply more than 178,000 PV modules for a 53.5MW project in San Antonio, Texas, which is being developed by project developer OCI Solar Power.
ReneSola (NYSE: SOL) has announced it will supply more than 178,000 PV modules for a 53.5MW project being developed by project developer OCI Solar Power. The modules will be installed on the project Alamo II in San Antonio, Texas, and another upcoming Texas development approximately two hours west of San Antonio.
The Alamo II project is part of a multi-stage project that will total 400MW and deliver electricity to CPS Energy, the municipal utility for the City of San Antonio. Completion of the project is expected in 2016.
The first stage of the 400MW project, Alamo I, is slated to reach 41 MW. The project will power nearly 70,000 homes and bring more than 800 permanent jobs to San Antonio as part of an Economic Development Agreement between OCI Solar Power and the City of San Antonio.
In regards to the recent partnership, Kevin Chen, president of ReneSola America, stated, “We are pleased to be providing our high-quality polycrystalline modules to OCI Solar Power’s project in Southern Texas. This collaborative development reflects our steady growth in this region of the United States, as well as our growing relationship with this thriving project developer. We hope to extend our cooperation with OCI Solar Power as we continue providing our high-efficiency PV products to large-scale solar projects in this region.”