The construction of the Olivares PV project created over 300 jobs. Additionally, the execution and operation of the project will provide robust biodiversity protection and management measures, particularly with regards to regionally important birds and other wildlife. The plant has a 10-year PPA which starts in Q4 2022.
Speaking about this new milestone, Luis Sabaté, President and COO, Matrix Renewables commented, “Today, we achieved a significant milestone for Matrix Renewables, as our first project of many becomes commercially operational in Spain. It is extremely humbling to know that we are making a difference to Spanish families and businesses by providing new sustainable energy at this challenging time for energy in our country.”
Matrix Renewables has a portfolio of 2.3 GW of renewable energy projects and storage that are operational, in construction or near ready-to-build across Europe, North America and Latin America, of which 230 MW are operational, with an additional 400 MW in construction, and a further 7.3 GW pipeline of renewable energy projects under development.