MEMC Singapore, a unit of MEMC Electronic Materials, and Northland Power have signed a Master Module Supply Agreement for the purchase of solar PV modules to be manufactured in Newmarket, Ontario. The modules will be used for Northland’s 130MW Ontario solar portfolio and as part of a CAN$600 million investment by Northland for the construction of ground-mounted solar projects in Ontario. The monetary value of the deal was not disclosed.
“Northland's significant investment in ground-mounted solar builds on our 25-year history of being an innovative and entrepreneurial energy generator in Ontario,” said John Brace, president and CEO of Northland Power. “We are pleased to be partnering with MEMC because of their commitment to high quality standards, and their demonstrated willingness to invest in Ontario for the long-term.”