Phnom Penh: Third Solar Power Station The Kingdom of Cambodia opened last Friday in Kampong Chhnang province. According to Electricité du Cambodge.
The plant is located in Teuk Phos district and has an additional capacity of 60 megawatts to help meet growing domestic demand.
Cambodian company, owned by SchneiTec Renewable Co. Ltd has been awarded the contract by the Government for "construction, occupancy and operation" (BOO). This public-private partnership project is a private construction with government control.
EDC bought the power generated by the station under a long-term agreement. Electricity prices to consumers have yet to be determined, but SchneiTec Renewable Co. Ltd is legally required to sell for less than US $ 0.076 per kWh (kWh) to Electricité du Cambodge.
The first fully-fledged solar power station in Sunseap is located in Svay Rieng province and generates 10MW of power to the grid. . The second 80 MW site, a collaboration between Chin Solar and SchneiTec Group, is located in Kampong Speu province.
In 2019, the government provided the go-ahead for the construction of four solar plants to generate a total of 140 MW of power to the grid. National by: Beauty