EDF Renewables and Canadian Solar Secure 1.39 Billion Brazilian Reais (US$373million) Financing on Pirapora Solar Complex
The 191.5 MWp Pirapora I solar power project raised 220 million Brazilian reais (
In addition, the 115 MWp Pirapora II solar power project closed long-term project financing of 366 million Brazilian reais (
Adjacent 92.5 MWp Pirapora III solar power project has secured long-term project financing of 271 million Brazilian reais (
"These financings demonstrate the huge interest of leading financial institutions in the development of large scale solar energy infrastructure in
The Pirapora projects, operational since mid-2018, are among the largest solar complexes in the
About EDF Renewables (previously EDF Energies Nouvelles)
EDF Renewables is a leading international player in renewable energies, with gross installed capacity of 14.2 GW worldwide. Its development is mainly focused on wind and solar photovoltaic power. EDF Renewables operates mostly in
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About Canadian Solar Inc.
Founded in 2001 in
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