IEnova Signs Two Long-Term Solar Capacity Agreements
150 MW Total Capacity Contracted for Solar Facility to be Located in Juárez, Mexico
Sempra Energy has announced that its Mexican subsidiary, IEnova, has signed two 15-year clean energy contracts with subsidiaries of Comercializadora Círculo CCK, S.A. de C.V. (Circle K18) and El Puerto de Liverpool, S.A.B. de C.V. (Liverpool). These corporate contracts will help solidify IEnova's commitment to the development of clean energy infrastructure in Mexico.
IEnova will supply energy for these contracts with power generated by a new solar facility located in Juárez, Chihuahua, south of El Paso, Texas. The $160 million project is expected to have an installed capacity of 150 megawatts (MW) and is anticipated to begin operations in the second half of 2020.
Clean Energy Portfolio
IEnova's clean energy portfolio includes more than 1,000 MW of solar and wind power generation in construction and operations.
IEnova has two wind projects currently in operation in Mexico – Energía Sierra Juárez in Baja California and Ventika in Nuevo León. The company is also currently operating the Pima Solar project in Sonora, Mexico, and has three other solar projects currently under construction or in development.
Read more about the company’s renewable energy projects in its latest sustainability report.