ET Solar modules selected to power projects totaling 23MW in North Carolina
Tuesday, Feb 11, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ET Solar, Inc. today announced that they have been selected by Strata Solar to supply modules for six solar power plants in North Carolina, with a combined capacity of 23 megawatts (MW).
The projects are being constructed in North Carolina, the nation's second leading state in terms of solar capacity installed in 2013. Strata Solar, a leading turn-key solar developer will provide Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) services for all six projects.
North Carolina has made great strides in solar installations over the past 3 years, and Strata Solar is one of the nation's leading firms with over 300 MW's of utility scale solar installed during this period. Strata has 300 MW's scheduled for completion in 2014 across over 40 projects in North Carolina, Tennessee and Missouri, and their pipeline currently stands at well over a Gigawatt in 7 states.
"As North Carolina actively promotes the adoption of solar energy, these projects will contribute towards the state's efforts to diversify its energy mix. We expect these projects to make a significant local impact by providing communities with clean energy and contributing significantly to the states CO2 reduction goals," said Mr. Dennis She, President and CEO of ET Solar.
Mr. Markus Wilhelm, CEO of Strata Solar said, "Our choice of ET Solar's first in class 300W modules was based on a combination of cost-competitiveness, dependable logistics, and reliable power yield, which offers us the security we expect for our investment."
About ET Solar, Inc.
ET Solar Inc., the US subsidiary of ET Solar Group, offers sales support to the US market, with two established sales offices in California and New Jersey, and three warehouses in California, New Jersey and Hawaii. ET Solar is one of the global leading vertically-integrated solar equipment providers with local presence throughout Europe, America and Asia. Please visit http://us.etsolar.com for more information.
About Strata Solar
Strata Solar is a national leader of utility scale solar energy systems and installations. Strata's unique, low impact, standardized approach to solar farm creation are supported through its vertical divisions which offer complete turnkey services for the design, construction and installation of utility and commercial photovoltaic systems. Strata also offers a full array of development, engineering, procurement, construction, operation and maintenance services to companies interested in clean renewable energy. It is headquartered in Chapel Hill with an expansive O&M facility nearby. For more information please visit www.StrataSolar.com.
SOURCE ET Solar Group Corp.