Bangweulu solar farm

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Other names: West Lunfa Scailing Solar Project, Bangweulu Solar PV Plant, West Lunga Scaling Solar Energy Project

Bangweulu solar farm is an operating solar photovoltaic (PV) farm in Kafue District, Lusaka Province, Zambia.

Project Details

Table 1: Phase-level project details for Bangweulu solar farm

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Technology Owner
Operating[1] 2019[2] 54 MWp/dc[2] PV[3] Bangweulu Power Company Limited; International Finance Corporation; Overseas Private Investment Corporation[2]

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Table 2: Phase-level location details for Bangweulu solar farm

Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Kafue District, Lusaka Province, Zambia[4][5] -15.5138, 28.4329 (exact)[6]

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