Scornicești Solar Park

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Scornicești Solar Park
Scornicești Solar Park is located in Romania
Scornicești Solar Park
Location of Scornicești Solar Park in Romania
Country Romania
Location Scornicești
Coordinates 44°33′43″N 24°33′49″E / 44.56194°N 24.56361°E / 44.56194; 24.56361Coordinates: 44°33′43″N 24°33′49″E / 44.56194°N 24.56361°E / 44.56194; 24.56361
Status Operational
Commission date December 2011
Construction cost €3 million
Solar field
Type Flat-panel PV
Power generation
Units operational 4176
Nameplate capacity 1 MW
Annual output 1,300 MWh

Scornicești Solar Park, a large thin-film photovoltaic (PV) power system, is built on a 5 ha plot of land near the Scornicești commune in Romania. The power plant is a 1-megawatt solar power system using 4176 240 Wp panels[1] of state-of-the-art thin film technology, and was completed in December 2011.[2][3] The solar park is expected to supply 1,300 MWh of electricity per year.[4] Construction began in September 2011 and was completed in December of the same year.

The installation is in the Olt County in southern Romania. The investment cost for the Scornicești solar park amounts to some Euro 3 million.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Scornicești Photovoltaic Park
  2. ^ Presence on the International Photovoltaic Market
  3. ^ a b "O singură firmă face curent de la Soare în România" (in Romanian). Money. 2011-06-06. Retrieved 2012-01-03. 
  4. ^ Facts and Figures