Romania: Solar power plant to be built for local wine maker Cramele Recas

, SEE Energy News

The solar plant will consist of 1,680 photovoltaic panels mounted on the rooftop of Recas wine production halls in Timis county and will meet around 20 % of its annual energy needs. E.ON Energie Romania, said that it has agreed to build a solar power plant with installed capacity of 764 kW for local wine maker Cramele Recas. The project’s cost is around 430,000 euros.

The plants estimated annual electricity generation is 888 MWh and it will also help cut CO2 emissions by 260 tons per year. E.ON plans to complete the plant by the end of August.

Last month, Enel X Romania said that it will build a solar power plants for the retailer Kaufland in Turda, in western Romania. The solar power plant, a project worth one million euros, will have installed capacity of 1 MW. The plant is expected to generate 1,277 MWh of electricity per year. The project includes the turnkey delivery of a system that consists of over 2,000 solar panels located on a plot of land in the vicinity of the Kaufland logistics center in Turda.