Firstly, Array Technologies, Inc. Is one of the world’s largest providers of utility-scale solar tracking technology. It has been awarded a contract to supply its DuraTrack® solar trackers for EDF Renewables North America. It is one of the largest renewable energy developers in North America.
Secondly, Array will supply its DuraTrack® solar trackers to an over 750 megawatt (MWdc) Ohio project on nearly 4,500 acres of land. The project will be equipped with over 1.4 million modules across more than 13,000 tracker rows. It is expected to be one of the largest U.S. solar projects. It will be able of producing enough clean energy to power 116,000 average Ohio homes a year.
This project is a win-win-win for the county in Ohio, delivering clean energy into the local power grid, providing hundreds of new construction jobs, and generating a revenue stream from the lease agreements and tax revenue all while boosting economic development in the area and serving as a STEM resource for students interested in science, sustainability, and environmental learning.
Kevin Hostetler, CEO of Array Technologies.
This supply agreement is the latest between EDF Renewables and Array. The strength of this deeply established partnership with Array and EDF Renewables continues to grow with the execution of another tracker supply agreement for leading technology.
EDF Renewables North America Vice President of Solar & Storage Strategic Procurement, Art Del Rio.
About the solar project
It is expected to be operational in 2024, with Array initiating tracker deliveries in January 2023. Its engineering, procurement, and construction are being overseen by Blattner Energy. It is a member of the Quanta Services family.
In addition, Blattner is a diversified renewable energy engineering contractor providing leading expertise and collaborative construction solutions nationwide. Also, the project is being developed by independent power producer EDF Renewables.
About Array Technologies, Inc.
It is a leading American company and a global provider of utility-scale solar tracker technology. Engineered to withstand the harshest conditions on the planet, Array’s high-quality solar trackers and sophisticated software maximize energy production, accelerating the adoption of cost-effective and sustainable energy.
Also, founded and headquartered in the United States. Moreover, Array relies on its diversified global supply chain and customer-centric approach to deliver, commission, and support solar energy developments around the world, lighting the way to a brighter, smarter future for clean energy.
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