E.ON Climate & Renewables dedicates first solar projects in the U.S.

E.ON Climate and Renewables Solar dedicated two solar photovoltaic projects in the Tucson, Ariz. area. The two projects, which have a combined 15 MW of solar capacity, are the company’s first solar projects in the U.S.

The first of the two projects, the 5-MW Tech Park Solar, was developed in collaboration with the University of Arizona Science and Technology Park and Tucson Electric Power and began generating power in December 2012. The second project, the 10-MW Valencia Solar, came online in June 2013.

Both projects have long term power purchase agreements with Tucson Electric Power.

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