L R AS Published on Sunday 20 June 2021 - n° 367 - Categories:various sectors

Installer highlights: EQT-Solarpack, Azure in loss, Acciona in Chile, Soltec follower, 3rd purchase by Lightsource

Installers in brief: EQT-Solarpack, Azure in loss, Acciona in Chile, Soltec follower, 3rd purchase by Lightsource

Sweden's EQT acquires 51% of the shares of

of Spain's Solarpack and intends to obtain 75% of the capital to take the stock off the Spanish coast. Solarpack generates electricity with its portfolio of 1.3 GW installed mainly in Spain, Chile and India

https://www.pv-tech.org/eqt-acquires-controlling-stake-in-solarpack-eyes-full-takeover/

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India's Azure Power reports a $38m loss for its year to 31 March 2021, due to a $44m asset impairment charge offset by an $8m gain.

The company operates 2GW at the end of March 2021 and has a portfolio of contracted and awarded power plants ?????? of 4GW, not all of which have power purchase agreements (PPAs) in place.

https://www.pv-tech.org/azure-power-reports-fall-in-cost-per-deployed-megawatt-but-still-slips-to-loss/

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Spain's Acciona has installed a mobile PV unit in Chile as a sustainable energy source for the new Talca prison.

https://www.pv-magazine.com/2021/06/17/plug-and-play-mobile-pv-system-to-power-solar-parks-construction-sites/

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Spain's Soltec launches the SFOne solar tracker for high power 72 and 78 cell modules. According to Soltec, it reduces installation time by 75% because it has a double row configuration

https://www.pv-magazine.com/2021/06/17/soltec-launches-tracker-for-high-power-modules/

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Lightsource BP buys 703 MW of PV projects in Aragon (Spain) and tenders to sell its electricity. This is the third portfolio it has bought in Spain in less than six months

https://www.pv-magazine.com/2021/06/18/lightsource-bp-buys-703-mw-of-pv-projects-in-spain-seeks-off-takers-through-tender/

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