Hevel Launched the First Stage of the Russian Largest Solar Power Plant
Minister of Energy of Russia Aleksander Novak (L), Chairman of the Executive Board of RUSNANO Anatoly Chubais, High-Tech Assets Development Director of Renova Group Mikhail Lifshitz (R)
After the launch of the second stage the total capacity of Buribay Power Plant will reach 20 MW. Hevel invested over RUB 1 bln in the construction of the first stage. LLC Avelar Solar Technology, a part of Hevel, acted as the general contractor of the project.
88 thousand of solar modules for the plant were produced by Hevel’s factory launched in February, 2015 in Novocheboksarsk. In fact, over 70 percent of the power plant components were made in Russia.
Buribay Solar Power Plant is the first of the seven plants in Bashkortostan to be built by Hevel in the next few years. The total capacity of the projected solar power plants will be 59 MW. The investment amount is estimated at RUB 6 bln.