Acciona Energía has started construction work on the Puerto Libertad photovoltaic complex, developed in a joint venture (on a 50-50 basis) with Tuto Energy in the State of Sonora. With 404MWp - 317.5MW rated capacity.
Part of this capacity will be used to send power to the grid in the last trimester of 2018 and the whole plant will be operational in early 2019.
"We are very pleased to announce the start of construction work on this great renewable energy project, one that is emblematic for Acciona and Mexico. It points towards an economically, socially and environmentally sustainable power system, jointly undertaken with a prestigious partner, Tuto Energy", says Acciona Energía México Director Miguel Angel Alonso.
According to Roberto Giesemann, CEO of Biofields and TUTO Energy, "the materialization of this investment strengthens the group's strategy to consolidate itself as a key player in sustainable activities in Mexico that create economic, social and environmental value".