Satcon, a provider of utility scale distributed power solutions for the renewable energy market, announced they will deliver 20MW of their 500 kilowatt (kW) PowerGate Plus(TM) grid -tie commercial PV inverters as part of a new agreement with European utility Energy 21.
Energy 21 is a European private power utility that specializes in renewable energy production, with a focus on the construction and operation of large scale solar plants in the Czech Republic and Slovakia. CE Solar, the project development arm of Energy 21, will deliver and maintain solar PV plants starting construction in October 2008 and completing in spring 2009.
“Energy 21 is a progressive leader in the European utility market,” said Steve Rhoades, Satcon’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “We are proud to have been chosen as a strategic partner in their continually innovative, utility scale, renewable energy resource development.”