Al Shagaya Solar Energy I

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This article is part of the Global Solar Power Tracker, a Global Energy Monitor project.

Other names: Al-Shegaya Solar, Al Shakaaya Solar, Al-Shagaya Solar

Al Shagaya Solar Energy I (local name: مجمع الشقايا للطاقات المتجددة) is an operating solar farm in Shagaya Renewable Energy Park, Kuwait.


Project Details

The solar farm has one phase that is at least 20 MW. (Read more about solar capacity ratings.)

Table 1: Phase-level project details for Al Shagaya Solar Energy I

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Owner
Operating[1] 2017[2][3] 10 MW[3] Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) (Local Script: معهد الكويت للأبحاث العلمية& نفط الكويت)[4][5]

Location

Table 2: Phase-level location details for Al Shagaya Solar Energy I

Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Shagaya Renewable Energy Park, Kuwait[6][7][3] 29.2285, 47.0624 (approximate)[8]

The map below shows the approximate location of the solar farm:

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Additional data

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References

  1. https://www.kisr.edu.kw/ar/gi/3/details/. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. https://www.kisr.edu.kw/ar/gi/3/details/. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "www.kisr.edu.kw/en/news/162/details/". Archived from the original on January 20, 2021. Retrieved December 13, 2021.
  4. https://www.kisr.edu.kw/en/gi/5/details/. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. http://arabic.news.cn/2019-02/20/c_137837535.htm. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  6. "Shagaya Renewable Energy Park". Google Maps. Archived from the original on August 18, 2021. Retrieved December 13, 2021.
  7. "Kuwait Scraps Plans For 1.5-Gw Solar Project As Covid-19 Takes Toll". Renewables Now. Archived from the original on August 13, 2021. Retrieved December 13, 2021.
  8. "Shagaya Renewable Energy Park". Google Maps. Archived from the original on August 13, 2021. Retrieved December 13, 2021.